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Subject: Re: ID3 database browsing
From: karl 'the_angry_angel' southern (the_angry_angel_at_blueyonder.co.uk)
Björn Stenberg wrote:
>Linus Nielsen Feltzing wrote:
>>2) How to design the database to allow for fast searching/browsing with
>>as little memory usage as possible? We can waste quite a lot of disk
>>space, but not that much RAM.
>Here's a discussion starter. For the above three fields, we could use four files:
>allfiles.id3db is a simple file list, one file per line. The list is un sorted.
Excuse me if I'm being ignorant, but doesnt openning and reading a file
in C have a greater overhead than reading a directory? Or is it less
significant than I believe?
Karl 'the_angry_angel' Southern
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