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From Pavan Sudheendra <pavan0...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: music database
Date Wed, 22 May 2013 09:20:48 GMT
Sorry Jan. I was wrong.


On Wed, May 22, 2013 at 2:43 PM, Jan Lehnardt <jan@apache.org> wrote:

>
>
> On 22.05.2013, at 10:52, Pavan Sudheendra <pavan0591@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > You can store the files (MP3) in a folder on the server, and the path to
> > the file in your database.
>
>
>
> > You can also save MP3's as binary data, but it
> > is very inefficient and really not a good idea.
>
> The second part of this sentence is a false statement.
>
> Storing music as binary data is fairly efficient in CouchDB.
>
> The conventional wisdom of "don't store binaries in your database" comes
> from traditional setups where the binary data would live in the database,
> would get marshalled over the client protocol to the application server
> from where it is handed to the web server for delivery, passing the border
> of kernel-land to user-land a few times. That *is* inefficient and
> discouraged. CouchDB streams binary data to the HTTP socket with just two
> such context switches and goes straight to HTTP where you can stream it
> efficiently to a client, a proxy or a CDN for delivery.
>
> But yes, this question should be moved to user@.
>
> Best,
> Jan
> --
>
>
> >
> > Retrieve the song's path using its name or id and then do whatever you
> have
> > to do..
> > This is just one way of doing it.
> > I'm sure many of the developers here have a better solution.
> >
> >
> > On Wed, May 22, 2013 at 1:53 PM, Rana Bunnni <rana_ios@yahoo.se> wrote:
> >
> >>
> >>
> >> Hi all,
> >> I would like to create a database that can store music.
> >> How can I save music in couchDB ?
> >> and how can i retrieve a specific music from the database ?
> >>
> >> Greetings
> >> /RB
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > --
> > Regards-
> > Pavan
>



-- 
Regards-
Pavan

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