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From: Joerg Sonnenberger <>
Subject: Re: half-atomically rebuild databases
Date: Tue, 3 Jan 2012 14:49:38 +0100	[thread overview]
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On Tue, Jan 03, 2012 at 02:45:04PM +0100, Kristaps Dzonsons wrote:
> Duplication.  By having the keyword database point to the index
> database entries, I avoided having duplicate index data
> everywhere---and this data can be huge since it includes titles,
> descriptions, and so on. Considering that the number of keywords is
> expected to grow as we add more values (full-text search?), this is
> quite important.  Since libdb has only one table per file...

You can easily have more than one key space in a db(3) file by prefixing
the key with a tag. That's e.g. what the services(5) database does.

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Thread overview: 12+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2012-01-01 15:45 Ingo Schwarze
2012-01-01 15:55 ` Joerg Sonnenberger
2012-01-01 16:29   ` Ingo Schwarze
2012-01-03 12:39     ` Kristaps Dzonsons
2012-01-04  0:29       ` Ingo Schwarze
2012-01-03 12:45     ` Joerg Sonnenberger
2012-01-03 13:07       ` Kristaps Dzonsons
2012-01-03 13:19         ` Joerg Sonnenberger
2012-01-03 13:45           ` Kristaps Dzonsons
2012-01-03 13:49             ` Joerg Sonnenberger [this message]
2012-01-03 23:59               ` Ingo Schwarze
2012-01-04  0:09             ` Ingo Schwarze

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