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Subject: Re: Suggestion: Store the directory structure in ram
From: Marcel Groenendijk (
Date: 2003-01-08

Op Wednesday 08 January 2003 19:41, schreef Björn Stenberg:
> Marcel Groenendijk wrote:
> > Wouldn't it be handy to store the directory
> > structure in ram (Especially with the bigger ram mod.) Or would it cost
> > to much ram and thus performance?
> Yes it would. The size of 'ls -R' on my 40gig archos is almost 400KB. We
> have decided to instead focus on buffering as much mp3 data as possible,
> thus getting longer run time.
And if you would use the ram mod? Or are there to less people with this mod
for you to be interested in this idea?


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