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File read performance

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Joined: 2006-01-17
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I need to read a text file with each line being added to an array list. What is the most optimal way to do this. here is an example of what I have so far.

try {
int len = (int)(new File(file).length());
FileInputStream fis =
new FileInputStream(file);
byte buf[] = new byte[len];;
new File(file).delete();
String raw = new String(buf);
String [] lines = raw.split("\\n");
for(int i=0;i

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Joined: 2004-09-02
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[b][/b] should be of help here.