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  • Eyal Zinder thinks this is interesting:

Let's further assume each conversation to be essentially the preceding string in our example appended to itself 40,000 times


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At 650 charterers per iteration, 1 byte per char, each conversation would amount to 24MB, and the entire conversation thread as depicted in this assumption would total 24GB of memory for said string value. If the data is fetched over HTTP, the network lag would require several hours to fetch.