[svlug] edit a 1GB file

Matt Billenstein matt at vazor.com
Sun Mar 30 16:36:35 PST 2003


Hi,

If I want to edit a really big text file, what is the best way to do it?
I'm using vim right now, but it's being a little slow since it seems to read
the whole file into the buffer and then write the whole file out again when
I save it.

thx

m

Matt Billenstein
matt at vazor.com
http://www.vazor.com/






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