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|From:||Warren Young||Date:||October 27 2005 5:58am|
|Subject:||Re: Retrieving 300K+ records|
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Alex Vishnev wrote: > > it is still not the same as with using flat file (2-3sec). Of course it's slower. Nothing is faster than a flat file. You've added the overhead of a separate process (mysqld) plus the IPC necessary for the it to talk to your process, plus any conversions and such going on within libmysqlclient. You must be moving from flat files to a real database to get some benefit. You sound surprised that those benefits have a cost.