>>>>> "K" == Khurram  <khabibiuf / hotmail.com> writes:

K> What is an easy way to read a specific byte offset of a file?  Right
K> now I'm going through and using the .getc function until I get to the
K> specific offset I need.  This is very tedious because I just have a
K> list of .getc calls.  THere must be an easier way to do this?

 See the method IO#seek

   http://www.rubycentral.com/ref/ref_c_io.html#seek


Guy Decoux