Re: link to part of a file

Weiguang Shi <wgshi@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:
This is exactly what I had in mind. The question should've been
whether someone already has done it. I also admit that this extends
the concept of links.

You know of dd? Does this example of its use give any inspiration?

echo hello>data
dd if=data of=filex bs=1 seek=10 count=5
cat filex
John Savage (my news address is not valid for email)