[DB-SIG] recommendation

Cary Collett caryc@shore.net
Tue, 24 Mar 1998 09:56:16 -0500

Jean Meloche (jean@stat.ubc.ca) said:

> Hi. I would like to get some advice on how to deal with my
> large database. I have 3x10^6 records of length 1K. None
> of the fields can serve as an index (none is unique) but

Err, most RDBMS support non-unique indexes. 

Check out MySQL, it's very fast and supports multiple-million
row databases. Additionally, the latest release supports multivalued
fields. Sounds like just what  you need.



Cary Collett                                           cary@ratatosk.org

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