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AMATERSE - size of unpacked dataset

 
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prino

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PostPosted: Wed Nov 04, 2009 6:14 am    Post subject: AMATERSE - size of unpacked dataset
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Is there any way of knowing the (approximate) size of an un-AMATERSE'd dataset. I've got datasets that compress to 2.5% of the original, but also ones that only compress to 25% and willy-nilly allocating an output dataset that is 40 times the size of the input dataset is a bit silly for large input datasets...

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dick scherrer

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PostPosted: Wed Nov 04, 2009 7:45 am    Post subject:
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Hello,

Maybe use a modest primary, a larger secondary, and RLSE?
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