Hiding data

Jeanne A. E. DeVoto jeanne at runrev.com
Mon Jan 21 23:07:21 EST 2002

At 3:26 PM -0800 1/21/2002, wow at together.net wrote:
>I'd appreciate suggestions on how to hide a data file. I've got a 7 mb
>primary data file (1650 rows and 130 columns) that's read into memory
>at startup. I'd like to make it more difficult for prying users to get at
>data. Right now it's just sitting on the CD. I can't think of any ways to put
>it into a Rev stack, though that would be a fine solution if there's a
>reasonable way of doing it. Any creative solutions? It has to work on
>Windows and Mac.

I'm not sure why you can't just put this data in your stack, given that the
whole thing is being read into memory anyway. Is there some problem with
putting it into a custom property?

Jeanne A. E. DeVoto ~ jeanne at runrev.com
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