MM.db +10 Gb

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MM.db +10 Gb

Postby Teddytejero » Sun Dec 17, 2017 10:38 am

Maxed out my mediamonkey db it´s now 10 Gb LARGE

any thoughts on this pls .... maintenance takes 4 hrs at least - full maintenance a whole night
sometimes crashes

any way of compacting 215 000 songs/albums thx 8)
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Re: MM.db +10 Gb

Postby jiri » Sun Dec 17, 2017 4:07 pm

Would you mind sharing the DB with me? I suppose that it should has a reasonable size to upload when ZIPed or RARed.

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Re: MM.db +10 Gb

Postby Lowlander » Mon Dec 18, 2017 7:26 pm

That seems really excessive for the amount of files.
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Re: MM.db +10 Gb

Postby Teddytejero » Wed Dec 20, 2017 9:21 am

Tried to compress into ZIP archive but it stays above 10 Gig

probably a lot of albumart saved into the tags... defragmentated the file ... dead links removed ... id tags conform
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Re: MM.db +10 Gb

Postby Lowlander » Thu Dec 21, 2017 12:58 pm

The database file doesn't have any Artwork. It's all text information about your files. This is why it's so odd you have such a large size. What ends up taking space would be Lyrics and Comments as those can have large text values.

Are you sure the MM.DB file is 10GB?
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