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Is it possible and a good idea to filter out the most readed articles?
 
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:I added this to the Feature list for you ;)
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:--[[User:JoSch|JoSch]] 20:10, 16 July 2007 (CEST)

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(JoSch) I recently programmed a little Python app for being able to read *ALL* Wikipedia articles (german wikipedia) on my Nokia E70 Symbian phone. It tought me that a 4GB miniSD Card is (with a whole bunch of tweaks) enough for the (german) wikipedia and that Symbian programming really is *no* fun. So why not do this for OpenMoko instead?

what about compressing the data? probably wouldn't allow you to search, but hey.
--Minime 16:21, 16 July 2007 (CEST)
(JoSch)I mentioned compression as an option in the article. It would be necessary to compress every single article on its own because it would be overkill to seek a few kilobytes in several GB compressed file every time. Then a title search could be made by filename but I think it's a better idea to have a title list file.
Compress the data in small portions - say 100K compressed - that can be decompressed in under a second.You probably want to use some sort of page-sorting-compressor - so that pages in one batch are similar - and will compress a bit better.
It sounds logical that electronics based articles together will compress better than random (of course - in reality)...
Then store a search-keyword database into this data.
Works well.
I use 'wwwoffle' [1] to search my browsed web-pages.
--Speedevil 17:10, 16 July 2007 (CEST)
Thanks for your ideas - I will consider them!
--JoSch 17:57, 16 July 2007 (CEST)

most readed articles

Is it possible and a good idea to filter out the most readed articles?

I added this to the Feature list for you ;)
--JoSch 20:10, 16 July 2007 (CEST)
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(JoSch) I recently programmed a little Python app for being able to read *ALL* Wikipedia articles (german wikipedia) on my Nokia E70 Symbian phone. It tought me that a 4GB miniSD Card is (with a whole bunch of tweaks) enough for the (german) wikipedia and that Symbian programming really is *no* fun. So why not do this for OpenMoko instead?

what about compressing the data? probably wouldn't allow you to search, but hey.
--Minime 16:21, 16 July 2007 (CEST)
(JoSch)I mentioned compression as an option in the article. It would be necessary to compress every single article on its own because it would be overkill to seek a few kilobytes in several GB compressed file every time. Then a title search could be made by filename but I think it's a better idea to have a title list file.
Compress the data in small portions - say 100K compressed - that can be decompressed in under a second.You probably want to use some sort of page-sorting-compressor - so that pages in one batch are similar - and will compress a bit better.
It sounds logical that electronics based articles together will compress better than random (of course - in reality)...
Then store a search-keyword database into this data.
Works well.
I use 'wwwoffle' [1] to search my browsed web-pages.
--Speedevil 17:10, 16 July 2007 (CEST)
Thanks for your ideas - I will consider them!
--JoSch 17:57, 16 July 2007 (CEST)

most readed articles

Is it possible and a good idea to filter out the most readed articles?