Re: reftable [v6]: new ref storage format
- Date: Mon, 7 Aug 2017 11:30:29 -0700
- From: Shawn Pearce <spearce@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: reftable [v6]: new ref storage format
On Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 11:27 AM, Stefan Beller <sbeller@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Sun, Aug 6, 2017 at 6:47 PM, Shawn Pearce <spearce@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> 6th iteration of the reftable storage format.
>> You can read a rendered version of this here:
>> The index may be organized into a multi-level index, where ...
>> which may in turn point to either index blocks (3rd level) or ref blocks (leaf level).
> So we allow 3 levels at most?
No, its just an example. Large ref sets with small block size need 4
levels. Or more.
> The file format structure marks the indexes '?', should that be
> rather '*' to indicate there can be more than one index block?
Will fix in the next respin of the document, thanks.