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Date: 2005-11-18 (15:14)
From: Florian Weimer <fw@d...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] [1/2 OT] Indexing (and mergeable Index-algorithms)
* Thomas Fischbacher:

>> No, it isn't.  Berkeley DB offers much richer functionality, including
>> transactions and replication.
> However, crashes at unfortunate moments may lead to database
> corruption,

All my crashes could be traced back to operator error and faulty
hardware.  Berkeley DB has a very bad reputation when it comes to data
integrity and durability, but in my experience, this is simply not

> plus the license is a bit strange.

It's a very simple, GPL-compatible copyleft license.  Pretty standard.