>>>>> "Jeremy" == Jeremy Zawodny <jzawodn@stripped> writes:
Jeremy> On Tue, Oct 16, 2001 at 12:40:31AM +0300, Michael Widenius wrote:
>> Benefits (of BIND):
>> - The server doesn't have to convert numbers to strings before sending them
>> to the client.
>> - The clients doesn't have to convert numbers to strings or escape strings
>> when using PREPARE.
>> - Bigger client library.
>> - A lot of convert functions in the client (double->string ...)
>> - More things to document and test.
>> - Need of more examples.
Jeremy> How will the impact the query cache that's been discussed before?
Not notable; In the worst case a query may be stored twice in the
query cache, if you are fetching data both through the BIND statement
and the 'old' way. As this is a unlikely scenario, I don't think we
have to worry about this.
Jeremy> Will it simply be generic and cache prepared queries, will it cache
Jeremy> prepared and non-prepared queries, or something else?
For selects, I think we should start by only caching non-prepared