"Ara.T.Howard" <ahoward / noaa.gov> writes:

> if you are on linux you might want to simply 
>
>   tac = IO.popen "tac #{ path }"
>
>   # process file in 'normal' fashion - only backwards...

Oh, right, I forgot about tac. But this could be slow on large files
(and non portable).

Thank you for your answer,

Patrick