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Subject: RE: search a string
From: Nielsen Linus (ext) (
Date: 2002-09-06

> There's many times when not all the allocated static memory
> is used, in such cases the memory COULD be used by the mpeg
> buffer. That would be efficient use of memory that isn't
> possible right now. It would be possible with dynamic allocation.
> Searching is another great example. You don't need to keep the search
> results around all the time.

Really? And when you want to do a search when the music is playing, you
might have to wait 4-5 seconds to do the search, since the mpeg thread may
be using all dynamic memory? I think not.


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