[rescue] Mozilla Firefox

Jonathan C. Patschke jp at celestrion.net
Thu Apr 22 14:52:44 CDT 2004

On Thu, 22 Apr 2004, Kevin Loch wrote:

> Date: Thu, 22 Apr 2004 14:32:52 -0400
> From: Kevin Loch <kloch at gurunet.net>
> Reply-To: The Rescue List <rescue at sunhelp.org>
> To: The Rescue List <rescue at sunhelp.org>
> Subject: Re: [rescue] Mozilla Firefox
> Charles Shannon Hendrix wrote:
> > For that matter, much of the time you don't really need an SQL server.
> > Flat files, especially indexed, are almost always faster than using SQL.
> Faster than the MySQL C API?  For all but the most trivial datasets
> I doubt it.

What do you think a SQL database table -is-?

It'a a well-indexed flat file.

How will adding a SQL interpretation layer make accessing a well-indexed
flat any faster?

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