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From:Martin Ramsch Date:September 14 1999 7:09pm
Subject:Re: Question about storing a database on a device
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On Tue, 1999-09-14 14:29:37 -0400, Ted Pavlic wrote:
> I was wondering, with MySQL, would it be feasible to store a
> database on a raw device?
[...]

Recently there've been some mails on this topic, see:
 http://www.progressive-comp.com/Lists/?l=mysql&w=3&r=1&s=raw+devices&q=b

In short, Monty's answer was:
| No, I don't think raw devices would be good for MySQL; The very
| little speed you gain you loose in maintain it.

Regards,
  Martin
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Question about storing a database on a deviceTed Pavlic14 Sep
  • Re: Question about storing a database on a deviceMartin Ramsch14 Sep
  • Re: Question about storing a database on a deviceChristian Mack14 Sep