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Little things that matter in language design
unless the device includes an on-board battery with enough power to write the contents of the ram to flash when it losses power, and I am not aware of any SSD drives that do this.
Flash and small modifications
Posted Apr 6, 2012 18:09 UTC (Fri) by dlang (✭ supporter ✭, #313)
Think of a log file that gets a new line written to it every minute or two. If the average log line is ~1/4K (which is what I measured my logs to be), then you have about 2K log entries per block, and so will re-write the block 2K times before filling it up.
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