[clug] Cut a file in place.

Andrew Janke a.janke at gmail.com
Mon Sep 16 23:31:26 UTC 2019

Hi all,

Let's say I have a 26GB compressed archive and 17GB of spare disk space and
want to cut it up into chunks. The internet says no, but this list
typically doesn't fail me.

Chop a bit off the front and then use truncate the file?  Seems a risky way
but the option that I'll have?


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