Some sort of filter based filesystem
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Thu Jul 21 14:29:08 GMT 2005
Svein Halvor Halvorsen <svein-freebsd-questions at theloosingend.net> writes:
> * Lowell Gilbert [2005-07-20 09:19 -0400]
> > You're right that the outputs wouldn't *have* to be pre-generated, but
> > doing it on the fly would make the project both more difficult to
> > implement and (I think) less convenient to use.
> This, I do not get. Why is it, that this would be less convenient? In
> fact, I see no other use for this than to save disk space when you want
> data available in several (information perserved) formats?
I see it as being something you will usually want when you're copying
the music off somewhere else. In that case, the speed hit would be
annoying. I don't expect people to play the same songs in different
formats on the same machine...
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