#83 Pre-allocate space before encoding to prevent fragmentation

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Josh Coalson
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2007-09-08
2007-08-31
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There is an interesting idea to prevent flac file fragmentation during econding:
http://www.hydrogenaudio.org/forums/index.php?s=&showtopic=56852&view=findpost&p=511040

(pre-allocate space before encoding).

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  • Josh Coalson
    Josh Coalson
    2007-09-08

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  • Josh Coalson
    Josh Coalson
    2007-09-08

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    I don't think flac should have to try and outsmart the filesystem but I'll keep this around for reference.