Paolo Rizzi wrote: >>> Are you saying that PostgreSQL+PostGIS can actually run on a >>> smartphone??? Intriguing... >>> Did anyone ever actually tried that??? >> >> If it's a supported CPU type and you've got a suitable build toolchain, >> sure. Seven or eight years ago we were getting a good laugh out of the >> fact that you could run PG on a PlayStation 2. > Good to know!!! I imagine that on a PS3 it would be _really_ fast... :-)
well not really - while it is fairly easy to get postgresql running on a PS3 it is not a fast platform. While the main CPU there is a pretty fast Power based core it only has 256MB of Ram and a single SATA disk available(though you could add some USB disks).