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#1 IHateAbnormalities

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Posted 17 January 2006 - 09:22 AM

It's really weird. Therre is 3 definition files. After a bunch of updates the third definition file will lose a bunch of kb and the second definition file will get a big boost. The first definiion file will get bigger when they decide that the second definition file wil lose a bunch of kb. Why do they do this?

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Posted 17 January 2006 - 10:34 AM

The definitions themselves could be linked together. But im not exactly understanding what you're saying.. Could you please be a little clearer?

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Posted 17 January 2006 - 11:04 AM

To understand this, we would need to know:
1. Original status of all three files: date/update number/size
2. Which you downloaded first and when.
3. New status of the remaining two: date/update number/size
4. Which you downloaded second, and when.
5. New status of the last file: date/update number/size

One or more of these definition files might be cumulative, or you may have downloaded them out of temporal order, so that the files would reflect your prior activity.
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