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Re: opening large files (few hundred meg)

From: Andreas Röhler
Subject: Re: opening large files (few hundred meg)
Date: Tue, 29 Jan 2008 08:07:59 +0100
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Am Montag, 28. Januar 2008 22:50 schrieb Jason Rumney:
> On 28 Jan, 20:36, Andreas Röhler <> wrote:
> > What about a large-text-mode: sed reads chunks of text
> > in, one by one, letting Emacs forget the rest. Than
> > only the line-no matters, sent to sed.
> Such solutions have been proposed before, but the likely way that a
> user will navigate through such a huge file is by searching, so just
> paging parts of the file in and out is only part of the solution, it
> must also offer searching to be useful.
> _______________________________________________

Did someone start to write that?

As sed is fast providing chunks, searching and
replacing should work with reasonable speed.

Andreas Röhler

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