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Stores meta and user data in a single file

A meta archive or mar file uses a simple binary file format to store both meta and user data together in a single file. This may be suitable in situations where a full-scale database is not. Both the mar library and the accompanying utility are written in C which should make them portable to many platforms.


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X11Janet Casey15 December 2004

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Mark Aylett Maintainer

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This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 24 February 2017.


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