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From Jukka Zitting <jukka.zitt...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: FileDataStore vs DatabaseDataStore
Date Mon, 21 Sep 2009 08:42:48 GMT

On Mon, Sep 21, 2009 at 10:01 AM, Thomas Fromm <tf@inubit.com> wrote:
> You can make some snapshots with your SAN storage. But nice things like point
> in time recovery you have only with database ;-).
> Beside this the file storage is prone to JVM crashes (then you have lots of
> corrupt written files... often enough the storage doesn't work anymore after
> this happens). Because of this I recommend my customers to use a database in
> productive environments.

Both of the above issues are problems with the file based persistence
managers, but not with the FileDataStore. The data store feature
avoids such problems by design.


Jukka Zitting

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