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From:Johan De Meersman Date:September 13 2010 10:03am
Subject:Re: Unique ID's across multiple databases
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On Sun, Sep 12, 2010 at 9:45 PM, Kiss Dániel <niel@stripped> wrote:

> offset + increment thingy is good if you know in advance that you'll have a
> limited number of servers. But if you have no idea that you will have 2,
> 20,
> or 200 servers in your array in the future, you just can't pick an optimal
>

What benefit do you think you will reap from that many masters ? Don't
forget that every write still has to be done on every server, so you're not
actually distributing that load; while for reads you only need simple
slaves.


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