ara.t.howard wrote:
> > In other words, I have a massive IO object that I cannot reverse and I
> > need to very quickly find a string towards the end (but still fairly
> > far from the end). =A0What's the fastest way to do this?
> >
> > Thanks in advance!
>
> binary search using seek.

He didn't say his data was sorted, did he?

=2D-=20
Jabber: sepp2k / jabber.org
ICQ: 205544826