[ic] postgres vs mysql

msquared msquared@digitalwizards.com.au
Wed, 24 Jan 2001 13:55:11 +0800

On Wed, Jan 17, 2001 at 11:12:48PM -0500, Jeff Dafoe wrote:

> > Monty promised a release of MaxSql=mysql with transaction support.
> > http://www.mysql.com/news/article-28.html
>     Yeah, but berkeleydb is hideously slow.

The way I understand it, MaxSQL will still be using its normal engine for
the actual database itself, but will use berkeleydb merely to track
transactions and ensure atomic operation of database operation.  ie: use
berkelydb for locking and such.

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