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    I was wondering whats the best way to make a database? to be able to call up certain info and save it? ect.
    If a mime dies in the woods and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound?

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    This library not only implements a nice api but also gives some insight on databases http://www.sqlite.org/

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    ok, thanks ill look into that
    If a mime dies in the woods and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound?

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    another way, less organized, is using the fstream... I've had good luck with it, mind to you that this is only for fun use... but you can set it up to look professional. Basically, you write it to a text file using fstream.

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    I like using binary files.
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    interesting... i havent tried that yet

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    i have used fstream a bit, but say i want to have the user enter a bunch of info saved into dif. variable and i want it to print what is stored in those variables and able to be edited and such
    If a mime dies in the woods and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound?

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