[Loadstone] Compacting Database Question

Shawn Kirkpatrick shawn at loadstone-gps.com
Tue Jul 8 23:10:24 BST 2008

As your database gets bigger the compacting will probably take longer. This 
compacting function is part of the database engine so we really don't know 
how it works, just that if the database isn't compacted then it can get very 

On Mon, 7 Jul 2008, Michael O. Hanson wrote:

> When I try and import a database with the current version of Loadstone, compacting the database seems to take substantially longer than with earlier versions.  This is true when I add one line.  I am not sure when Loadstone will finish compacting my default database.
> Is there some reason for this longer length of time?  Is the format different enough between current and older versions that this should be the case?  Is something wrong with the way the current version compacts databases?
> Mike Hanson

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