On Fri, Jan 8, 2010 at 4:30 PM, Martin Nordholts <ense...@gmail.com> wrote:

> We need to be aware of that we are introducing extra disk IO which can
> give us problems, especialy during startup if we have to load a lot of
> files. In practice I don't think this will be a problem for a long
> time though, but doesn't hurt to have a mitigation strategy. We could:
> * Put files as static strings in the code so that we don't have to
> significant disk IO at all
> * Merge several files together to minimize disk seeking times for many
> files
Why not to convert XML's to C code when compiling distribution ? XML's are
large and not very fast to parse. This approach would have all the benefits
of XML's while developing and would not cause additional penalties for
release distribution.
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