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From:hezjing Date:October 12 2008 12:58am
Subject:Why different engines in one database?
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When and why we create tables in different storage engines within a same

Take for example a normal inventory application that provides CRUD operation
- USER table (e.g. create new user)
- STOCK table (e.g. when there is new stock arrives)
- CUSTOMER table (e.g. create new customer)
- SALE table (e.g. when a stock is bough by a customer)

I think it is always a best choice to use InnoDB since many applications are

How would one wants to create a USER table in MyISAM engine and SALE table
in InnoDB engine?

Can you give some example?

Thank you!



Why different engines in one database?hezjing12 Oct
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