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General Audio / Metadata padding and (NTFS) file system block/cluster size
Last post by Porcus -
I got curious and tried a web search without becoming any wiser:

Would it be straightforward for tagging software to pad to total file size = an integer number of file clusters?
(Yes it will take up an integer number of clusters sure, but you get my drift: if the file uses N clusters, then the padding is the maximum number of bytes that permits N.)

Is this even done routinely among applications that I even might be using?
Or are file systems more complex than that, with file system metadata etc making total size less predictable?
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