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Text Editor for very big file - Windows

What is the fastest way to open a 28GB apache access log file, I need to look at the most recent entries.

OS is Windows Server 2003

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marked as duplicate by BloodPhilia, Not Kyle stop stalking me, Sathya Mar 17 '11 at 16:26

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This is different, I'm trying to read the very end, that question reads the entire file. – James T Mar 17 '11 at 17:18
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I need to look at the most recent entries.

Use the tail command

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Windows server 2003, if you please. – James T Mar 17 '11 at 16:03
@Buggy4j - it's still tail:… – Joel Coehoorn Mar 17 '11 at 16:04
And next time, remember to tag better - using 'windows-server-2003' from the outset would have avoided the confusion, especially considering apache is much more common on linux – Joel Coehoorn Mar 17 '11 at 16:07

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