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From "Geir Magnusson Jr." <>
Subject Re: Ten(14) Reasons why Couchdb is better than Mysql
Date Sun, 04 Jan 2009 03:48:48 GMT
that's probably right.  We have a similar problem with MongoDB - once  
you have to start explaining the fundamental differences, the battle  
is lost.  They are just too different from RDBMS.


On Jan 3, 2009, at 9:03 PM, Noah Slater wrote:

> On Sat, Jan 03, 2009 at 04:25:14PM -0500, Patrick Aljord wrote:
>> There is nothing wrong in comparing two databases, many users don't  
>> really
>> care about the internals and just want to know which one is the  
>> best for most
>> jobs. I personally think couchdb is good for most apps that need a  
>> good db :)
> Firstly, thanks for the write up Paul.
> However, after looking at the feedback from the CouchDB book and  
> monitoring the
> community response to CouchDB I am starting to feel that any kind of  
> comparison
> to RDBMS is a harmful one, unless done very, very carefully.
> -- 
> Noah Slater,

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