[Ffmpeg-devel] samples database

Måns Rullgård mru
Sun Jul 9 23:57:31 CEST 2006

Mike Melanson <mike at multimedia.cx> writes:

> Roberto Togni wrote:
>> Basically the problem of a "directory" sorting (be it phisical or
>> virtual) is that the content is sorted with just one key, a searchable
>> system aims to solve this.
> I admit that my CSV idea is inherently sub-optimal in that this type of
> data is invariably better suited for a relational database that a
> spreadsheet. So the data in the CSV file is likely to look like a
> monolithic, highly non-normalized database table.
> But, like I said-- lazy, pragmatic solution.

Those solutions have the nice property of being quick to get started,
and the bad property of being a nightmare to maintain.

M?ns Rullg?rd
mru at inprovide.com

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