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Number of lines in the text file
Joined: Nov 17, 2001
Jan 12, 2008 19:03:00
What is the easiest way to find the total number of lines in a text file?
I know we can create a
and count it line by line.
Joined: Feb 20, 2006
Jan 13, 2008 02:14:00
I don't think that the number of lines in a text file is stated explicitly (like for example the file's size). You would have to calculate it manually. Yes that means counting them one by one.
It is sorta covered in the
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