Proposal for a MIME mapping spec

Martin Konold martin.konold at
Thu Jul 8 11:40:47 EEST 2004

Am Mittwoch, 7. Juli 2004 23:46 schrieb Philip Peake:

> I would also like to add a plea to at least consider adding an
> abstraction layer so that the on-disk hierarchy could be replaced by a
> (possibly remote) database of some description (LDAP/RDBMS/etc).

Having the data in a db causes problems with all currently available package 
installers. On the other hand you may consider the on disk files as a cache 
in case of deployment of networked services like LDAP.

-- martin

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