Subject: Re: [boost] [afio] Formal review of Boost.AFIO
From: Niall Douglas (s_sourceforge_at_[hidden])
Date: 2015-08-31 12:22:23
On 31 Aug 2015 at 10:27, Darren Cook wrote:
> > But if I want a fast, disk-based database, I'll use sqlite - which
> > does a lot more for me - not go straight to the filesystem.
> Or, something like Redis, because it is fast, established, and most
> importantly is cluster-ready. (*)
This is like comparing SQLite to Oracle. They have totally different
Even beyond that again, AFIO is not a database. It's a set of
primitives from which one can build file system applications which
could include a database.
Your argument is like rejecting Boost.Atomic because Microsoft Office
lets you do office documents faster and better.
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