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(computer science) a computer file that is used as the authority in a given job and that is relatively permanent

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Rule 1 Adopt the same file if it is extracted as the main file in another version of the same software;
Last night Scotland Yard said: "The Metropolitan Police Service have today passed to the CPS the main file of evidence in relation to the investigation into potential breaches of the Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Act 2000 as a result of donations made through intermediaries.
Scotland Yard said: "The Metropolitan Police Service has passed to the CPS the main file of evidence in relation to the investigation into potential breaches of the Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Act 2000 as a result of donations made through intermediaries.
They can touch off smaller spot fires well ahead or behind a main file, and these may turn into new wildfires.
Scentric also offers its Destiny Enterprise Suite for Data Privacy which offers a scalable classification engine, support for the main file types such as Microsoft Exchange e-mail, and pre-built rule sets.
If you do anything that modifies the main file and write over it, you still lose the photo pages you have added.
However, Derwent is also taking steps to improve the timeliness of the main file, which will result in a 2- to 4-week gap in the future.
The transportation managers sharpened their ocean terminal operations skills in cargo accountability and updating the Worldwide Port System main file server located in Okinawa.
The Data Summary is an alphabetical index to the roughly two-and-a-half million responses to the fieldwork questions; the Main File records quotations generated by DARE's extensive reading program, which included newspapers, diaries, government documents, regional fiction and poetry, collections of local language and folklore, and the like; the Index leads us to sources such as glossaries, dissertations, regional cookbooks, and wordlists from the audiotapes made by our informants; and the Latest File is the repository for all materials acquired after the formal collecting was completed.
After this, Ramen opens the archive and executes its main file "START.
Administrators can maintain the remote file system as read-only, until in the event of a disaster, the backup server can be changed to read/write mode and used as the main file system.
Shayler said: "I saw his main file in the months leading up to the 1992 election.
The case officer should place all of the information the informant supplies in the created informant file, while the main file on a particular crime should contain copies of reports or other investigative documents that apply to that case only.
Development of an intranet may be a major step forward for any tax practice in promoting an electronic, paperless office in which the electronic version is the main file record.
At the end of every week, all the employees' files at home must be downloaded onto the file server so it contains the main file backups.