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Re^4: finding next key in db_file

by sulfericacid (Deacon)
on Aug 16, 2006 at 05:04 UTC ( #567604=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^3: finding next key in db_file
in thread finding next key in db_file

All in all, this sounds more like a job for MySQL for the fun sorting and data integrity. I think this would work just fine if the user always checked what the last element was before creating a new element.

You're right, it's not the most efficient way of going about it if there are large gaps.



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