Subject: Re: [boost] Interest in B-tree library for Boost?
From: Jarrad Waterloo (jwaterloo_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-09-16 09:27:31
On 9/15/2010 10:40 PM, Cory Nelson wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 15, 2010 at 6:08 PM, Beman Dawes<bdawes_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>> On Wed, Sep 15, 2010 at 7:26 PM, Cory Nelson<phrosty_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>>> - Will this support multiple B-trees in one file?
>> Not currently. That would be relatively easy to support. What is the
>> motivating use case?
> Just ease of distribution, really.
> I'm currently using a SQLite database to distribute a few tables of
> read-only data that doesn't need SQL, relational, or ACID properties
> -- it's just the best thing available in terms of ease of distribution
> and portability. I'd love to remove all the unneeded layers and just
> use a B-tree directly.
That's funny! I would like it from the opposite direction. I use SQLite
but would really like to use SQLite++. Maybe this author could hurry up
and get this added to boost. Then someone else could build the ACID,
relational and SQL projects on top of this one. One small step for man.
One leap for the C++ community. C has SQLite and Java has JavaDB. As a
devout C++ programmer, I am starting to feel left out.
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