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efficiently manipulating records (line) in file

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Hi all,

I am trying to implement an order database, which stores records (typically ~500records) in line.

e.g.

order: 1 [type: 1; date: xxxxx; price: $xxx]
order: 2 [type: 4; date: xxxxx; price: $xxxxx]
order: 3 [type: 3; date: xxxxx; price: $xx]
..
order: x [type: 3; date: xxxxx; price: $xxxxxxx]


I would like to efficiently alter the content for example line #2, without reading all records into an array of order structure. How can I do this?

Cheers,
hl
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