shelve: writing out updates?!
zen19725 at zen.co.uk
Sun Jul 31 07:32:35 CEST 2005
On 30 Jul 2005 17:48:39 -0700, Paul Rubin <http://phr.cx@NOSPAM.invalid> wrote:
>Shelve uses dbm and pickle to make a persistent object store. The
>"db" in "dbm" stands for "database" and while I didn't expect full
What is ACID?
> I'd have thought there'd be at least some minimum
>gesture towards durability of updates. But say that s is a shelve
>object. If I say
> s[whatever] = value
>there is no way apparent from the shelve docs to get the update
>flushed out to the disk file until the shelve is actually closed.
Wierd. I'd expect something like an s.flush() function.
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