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Java copy part of InputStream to OutputStream

I have a file with 3236000 bytes and I want to read 2936000 from start and write to an OutputStream

InputStream is = new FileInputStream(file1);
OutputStream os = new FileOutputStream(file2);

AFunctionToCopy(is,os,0,2936000); /* a function or sourcecode to write input stream 0to2936000 bytes */

I can read and write byte by byte, but it’s to slow (i think) from buffered reading How can do I copy it?


public static void copyStream(InputStream input, OutputStream output, long start, long end)
    throws IOException
    for(int i = 0; i<start;i++); // dispose of the unwanted bytes
    byte[] buffer = new byte[1024]; // Adjust if you want
    int bytesRead;
    while ((bytesRead = != -1 && bytesRead<=end) // test for EOF or end reached
        output.write(buffer, 0, bytesRead);

should work for you.