SPUG: Sorting a big file

Fred Morris m3047 at inwa.net
Fri Aug 27 15:31:26 CDT 2004

On Fri, 27 Aug 2004, Dan Ebert wrote:
> I have a large file (~1 million lines, ~142MB) which I need to sort (any
> order is fine, just so the lines are in a repeatable order).

So sort the file:

  man sort

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