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Old 05-13-2010, 11:16 AM   #15
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Originally Posted by dwanthny View Post
It looks like we agree.
Yes. I posted some disadvantages of using Save to Disk as a backup strategy, but there are advantages that I didn't mention (although others did). The principal one is the distributed nature of the metadata storage. Each book stores its own little bit of Calibre-compatible metadata with the book formats. That makes it easy to bring the book back in to Calibre in someone else's Calibre library, or recreate your library from a subset of books.
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