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Re: Q on views and performance

From: "Kynn Jones" <kynnjo(at)gmail(dot)com>
To: Matthew <matthew(at)flymine(dot)org>
Cc: pgsql-performance(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Q on views and performance
Date: 2008-02-25 16:50:44
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On Mon, Feb 25, 2008 at 8:45 AM, Matthew <matthew(at)flymine(dot)org> wrote:

> On Fri, 22 Feb 2008, Kynn Jones wrote:
> > Hi.  I'm trying to optimize...
> >
> > (Q1)   SELECT a1.word, a2.word
> >         FROM T a1 JOIN T a2 USING ( zipk )
> >        WHERE a1.type = <int1>
> >          AND a2.type = <int2>;
> Okay, try this:
> Create an index on T(type, zipk), and then CLUSTER on that index...

This is just GREAT!!!  It fits the problem to a tee.

Many, many thanks!

Also, including zipk in the index is a really nice extra boost.  (If you
hadn't mentioned it I would have just settled for clustering only on

Thanks for that also!


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