Suggestions on mechanism or existing code - maintain persistence of file download history
>> I think that a database is /definitily/ overcomplicating stuff,
> Okay, sure... but you didn't say that.
I'm sorry ? In my first reply I described a file-based approach and
mentioned that the folder approach is a rather good one. What do you think
I ment there ?
> You said that a database could become corrupted.
Yes, I did. Here:
IOW: Databases can be corrupted for pretty-much the same reason as for a
simple datafile (but with much worse consequences).
Please do notice the part between the brackets.
> So what IS your line of argument?
To be frank, the fact that you think you should still ask baffles me. I
hope that the above clears it up though.