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Subject: Re: Xing headers optional? Re: Record bug?
From: gerald clark (
Date: 2003-01-18

How big is the header?
Seems a shame to waste a whole allocation block.

Linus Nielsen Feltzing wrote:
> langhaarrocker wrote:
>> What about some really evil file operation that:
>> 1) allocates a new cluster on the hd
>> 2) fills the cluster with a header and dummy filler data
>> 3) relink this cluster in the FAT with the mp3 file
> Sure, that's perfectly possible.
>> That's a job I wouldn't like to do. Too much hardcore file system
>> programming which I have no clue of.
> Nah, it isn't hard at all.
> But let Zagor do it, then we can blame him when we trash our files. :-)
> /Linus

Gerald L. Clark

Aero TerraTrike #1

Member: Sky Soaring

Illinois, U.S.A.

Archos Recorder JBR20101 1.28 0x302 positive 0x200 positive 11.0592

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