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8:22pm Mon 3rd Oct, ANONYMOUS

Hello! I was attempting to make a plan of how to go about creating the program and have a few questions... I am assuming that the indexfile does not exist and we have to create it so does that mean that the program is meant to create a file(?) and place them in a directory or this indexfile is simply just the data structures we created on the program? I am confused about this because in the 2nd invocation explanation, it says that if -f is absent then the default is /tmp/trove regarding the /tmp/trove, are we meant to create a 'trove' file and store the data in there? sorry if the questions are confusing.. THANK YOU!!

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