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Re: [zzdev] Re: No more patches

Andrew Pam wrote:
> On Fri, Nov 20, 1998 at 04:47:26PM -0500, Mark-Jason Dominus wrote:
> > I like Bek's idea of a three-column table much better.  If searching
> > the table is efficient, then all the typical queries that we need to
> > make will also be efficient.  Methods for making fast queries on this
> > table are already well-known.
> Yes, as you will see from my other message on this topic, I have
> considered this design issue.  At some point we should benchmark our
> algorithms to get a clear idea of the trade-offs.

The other problem with mine is it requires an SQL server.

It's MUCH easier to get people to just install the DB-thingy modules.


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