GZ-Sort

A utility for sorting really big files.

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The LANG=C bit bypasses all the localization and slashes the run time. I also tell it to use almost all my RAM and all my cores. With 90GB free at the time this should have worked. In practice it crashed after 15 minutes, with an out-of-disk error.

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