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From Bryan Pendleton <bpendleton.de...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Reducing memory footprint of embedded Derby
Date Wed, 21 Jul 2010 02:37:16 GMT
> Hi, all.  Could you point me to a page, or just tell me, what
> configuration settings I can tweak to reduce the overall memory
> footprint of a booted Derby database.  Losing performance is pretty much
> OK, this is not a time-critical part of our code, but I have a lot of
> databases open and it's impacting memory footprint pretty significantly.

If you can manage the performance hit, I think the best way to keep
a lid on the overall resource usage is to change your approach, and *not*
keep a lot of databases open, but rather close each database when it's
not in use, and then re-open it upon demand.



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