[Matroska-users] EBML as custom game archive format

Kip Warner kip at thevertigo.com
Mon May 14 03:31:31 CEST 2012


On Sat, 2012-05-12 at 08:47 +0200, Steve Lhomme wrote:
> I think for archiving ZIP or RAR are just fine formats. EBML is good
> for custom storage. One thing it does well is the possibility to void
> some old content and write more at the end. Not sure the other formats
> can do that. 

Hey Steve. That is a good point. It still seems as though the weight of
merit is on the side of leveraging an existing archival formats over
EBML here.

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