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Subject: RE: maximum mod size?

RE: maximum mod size?

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Mon, 17 Dec 2001 10:39:39 +0100 (MET)

On Mon, 17 Dec 2001, Nielsen Linus (ext) wrote:

> > Is the mod loaded to RAM and executed? Does this mean that
> > less mp3 caching space is available the bigger the mod gets?
> Correct. The flash is not updated. This leaves us less RAM for audio data
> buffering.

But, it is also quite possible that they staticly just reserve 256K for the
software and have the rest (2MB - 256K = 1792K) pretty staticly used for
audio buffering, right?

I mean, wouldn't most of us do that to avoid the complexity of using a
dynamic size depending on the current mod size?

      Daniel Stenberg - - +46-705-44 31 77
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Received on 2001-12-17

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