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Raw data (was Re: Lexique full?)

Steve Gaarder gaarder at lightlink.com
Wed May 21 03:26:00 EST 2003


On 20 May 2003, Richard Durbin wrote:

> Ah, sorry, this is really a hard limit in the current ACEDB code.  We
> use 32 bits for a key for an object, 8 bits for the class and 24 for the
> index of an object in the class.  It would be a very major restructuring
> to change this.  You'll have to rethink your design I am afraid, or
> rewrite the acedb kernel from the ground up.
>
THanks,  I think redoing the data model will be the easier choice :-)

Another question: is support for raw data partitions (rather than files)
implemented?  Does it hae any advantages for large data sets?

thanks,

Steve Gaarder






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