bsddb3 vs zodb

Skip Montanaro skip at
Thu Sep 27 18:12:40 CEST 2001

    Greg> True.  It's worth noting however that BerkeleyDB 3.3 adds support
    Greg> for automated "secondary indexing" which really gives it a
    Greg> significant chunk of capabilities that people often end up using
    Greg> for full fledged relational databases for. 

Can you explain what "secondary indexing" is?  I was never aware I needed it
and am using relational databases because of it. ;-)


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