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Caching a binary file in memory for reading

I've been using a BinaryReader to read in a file but I think it would be significantly faster to read the whole file into memory (we're talking about a file that's at most 1 MB) and then read it from memory using the BinaryReader functions such as ReadChar() and ReadSingle().  Can someone provide sample code for how this would be done?  

Dave
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AvonWyssCommented:
The BinaryReader should use a cache. If you want to test the performance difference, use a BinaryReader on a BufferedStream:

BinaryReader reader=new BinaryReader(new BufferedStream(new FileStream(...)));
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