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Subject: Re: [boost] Boost.Geometry selected for MySQL
From: Mathias Gaunard (mathias.gaunard_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-04-03 08:46:50

On 02/04/14 17:02, Adam Wulkiewicz wrote:
> Mathias Gaunard wrote:
>> On 01/04/14 23:45, Barend Gehrels wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> Recent news which is published this week (actually today):
>>> Boost.Geometry will be used for MySQL 's spatial database features.
>>> This also means MySQL (server) will now use Boost libraries from now on.
>>> Regards, Barend
>> Nice!
>> This is getting me interested in Boost.Geometry's spatial indexes.
> FYI, MySQL is using its own implementation of spatial index :)

So what are they using Boost.Geometry for, and if they're using it, why
not go as far as to use the spatial index?

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