[fpc-pascal]Databases and FPC

Peter Vreman peter at freepascal.org
Tue May 6 09:40:25 CEST 2003

> Use a very fat machine with a lot of memory, the best will be to do that
> on
> the same machine where your IRC application is running, too.
> Write a "server" part which loads the whole "database file" into a dynamic
> list on the heap, hereby sorting it. Then it offers some kind of
> communication

Under linux there is mmap() which will you let the kernel load the pages
of the database file on demand. See the man page of mmap for more info.


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