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· Naughties
· · 2003
· · · August
· · · · 07 (1 entry)

Ouch 32 · I just had a big Visu­al Net in­dex up­date blow up be­cause the da­ta struc­tures got to be big­ger than 231 bytes (on­ly a cou­ple mil­lion record­s, but each with lots of wordy text and tons and tons of meta­data). We’re OK, the so­lu­tion is to use the more ex­pen­sive 64-bit iron, but this does mark a turn­ing point ...
 
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