Python choice of database
Philippe C. Martin
philippe at philippecmartin.com
Tue Jun 21 22:01:59 CEST 2005
I guess I use databases to store .... data ;-) and I do not wish to worry
about the type of data I'm storing. That's why I love to pickle.
I understand that during an optimization phase, decisions might be taken to
handle data otherwise.
GMane Python wrote:
> For my database, I have a table of user information with a unique
> identifier, and then I save to the filesystem my bitmap files, placing the
> unique identifier, date and time information into the filename. Why stick
> a photo into a database?
> For instance:
> User Table:
> uniqueID: 0001
> lNane: Rose
> fName: Dave
> Then save the bitmap with filename:
> To make things faster, I also have a table of filenames saved, so I can
> know exactly which files I want to read in.
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