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From Brian Behlendorf <>
Subject Re: Log file and databases
Date Wed, 10 May 1995 21:53:13 GMT
On Wed, 10 May 1995, Randy Terbush wrote:
> > Hmm... I guess I'm having trouble figuring out why you want to use a DBM 
> > file then, as all the DBM file you're creating will be good for is 
> > looking up accesses on a particular second.  
> True, but I figured I could query accesses in a specific time range, 
> then pull out of that the information I want regarding data transfer, etc.
> I am under the impression that I can get this information out of a DBM
> format faster than I can from a *large* flat file.

You'd have to search for every second (or whatever granularity you're 
using) within that time range, as there's no sorting implied on the 

Could you provide pointers to Msql and Postgres95?


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