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Re: Probable faq: need some benchmarks of pgsql vr.s mysql

From: "Joshua D(dot) Drake" <jd(at)commandprompt(dot)com>
To: Stefan Kaltenbrunner <stefan(at)kaltenbrunner(dot)cc>
Cc: Brian Hurt <bhurt(at)spnz(dot)org>, Josh Berkus <josh(at)agliodbs(dot)com>, <pgsql-advocacy(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: Probable faq: need some benchmarks of pgsql vr.s mysql
Date: 2010-10-30 16:20:30
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On Sat, 30 Oct 2010 15:57:39 +0200, Stefan Kaltenbrunner
<stefan(at)kaltenbrunner(dot)cc> wrote:
> On 10/29/2010 11:37 PM, Brian Hurt wrote:
>>
>> For the record, the table we're having trouble inserting into is ~100
>> rows with ~50 indexes on it. E.F Codd is spinning in his grave. The
>> reason they went with this design (instead of one that has two tables,
>> each with 3-6 columns, and about that many indexes) is that "joins are
>> slow". Which they may be on Mysql, I don't know. But this is
>> (unfortunately) a different battle.

As opposed to the slowness you are having now?

/me smacks your developers for you

JD



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