Persistant disc cache

Daniel Silverstone dsilvers at
Wed Jun 25 09:31:07 BST 2014

On Tue, Jun 24, 2014 at 21:18:07 +0100, Chris Young wrote:
> > I am pleased to be able to announce that I have enabled the persistent
> > source object cache on the RISC OS build. This means that RISC OS CI
> > builds from #1956 onwards have the capability to store cacheable
> > objects fetched from from the web to disc.
> There is a problem with Base64 being used to create the filenames, as
> on case insensitive filesystems, half the characters are treated as
> equivalent.  After some brief looking into this, Base32 might be a
> better option.

You know, I'd forgotten that there exist such daftnesses.  Despite being stuck
working with Windows and MacOS regularly :-(


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