[Python-Dev] Pickle diffs anyone?
firstname.lastname@example.org (Skip Montanaro)
Fri, 5 May 2000 14:10:24 -0500 (CDT)
Jim> Someone recently made a cool proposal for utilizing diffs to save
Jim> space taken by old versions in the Zope object database:
Jim> To make this work, we need a good way of diffing pickles.
Fred already mentioned a candidate library to do diffs. If that works, the
only other thing I think you'd need to do is guarantee that dicts are
pickled in a consistent fashion, probably by sorting the keys before
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