[Asterisk-Dev] Current database abstraction effort ?

Brian West brian at bkw.org
Mon Jan 5 17:31:37 MST 2004

> I think you need to examine normal installs and performance here. While
> the ODBC portion may not have a problem moving 100 records a second,
> quite a few DBs have problems when you do that kind of insert load on
> them. Specifically I would never bet the farm on MySQL holding up to
> that. I would probably still be uneasy suggesting that Postgres would do
> it on the hardware most people would send it's way.
> Don't take this as a disparaging thought about ODBC, just wanting to
> bring some reality back to the questions.

MySQL can do 3000-4000 inserts a second on a tiny 1ghz box with IDE. the
ODBC tax drops that to the 700-1000 range.(and this is because the isql
util SUCKS)  To get true more realistic stats I would have to write
something in C to test it.


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