[Tutor] Shelve del not reducing file size
thorsten at thorstenkampe.de
Sat Jul 28 12:01:21 CEST 2007
* Kent Johnson (Fri, 27 Jul 2007 08:06:33 -0400)
> Barton David wrote:
> > *sigh* I'm really going off Python.
> In what way is it Python's fault that the dbm database doesn't reclaim
> disk space?
It's actually how most databases work. Even a simple Outlook pst file
(which is a database, too) works this way. I thought everyone knows or
heard about this.
More information about the Tutor