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From Antony Blakey <>
Subject Re: Update notifications including update sequence
Date Mon, 19 Jan 2009 07:03:24 GMT

On 19/01/2009, at 5:05 PM, Antony Blakey wrote:

>> The ideas from the other thread about having a UUID per db and
>> compaction are interesting, are either of those included the fs  
>> layout
>> stuff you were working on?
> No. UUIDs are useful for the fs because you need a strictly  
> functional mapping from name -> file, and using a UUID is begging  
> the question.

s/UUIDs are useful/UUIDs are *not* useful/

Antony Blakey
CTO, Linkuistics Pty Ltd
Ph: 0438 840 787

In anything at all, perfection is finally attained not when there is  
no longer anything to add, but when there is no longer anything to  
take away.
   -- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

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