[asterisk-dev] Berkeley DB vs SQLite
jaredsmith at jaredsmith.net
Mon Jun 20 13:12:50 CDT 2011
On Wed, Jun 15, 2011 at 11:33 AM, Russell Bryant <russell at digium.com> wrote:
> It's not large, but my vote is the opposite.
> For the majority of users, installation is done via a package. The
> additional dependency will get pulled in automatically. Can anyone point to
> a modern distribution that does not include a sqlite3 package?
Sorry for the slow response, but I have to agree with Russell here. I
don't see a compelling reason to pull the SQLite code into the
> Including it in the tree introduces a number of unnecessary burdens on us.
> It's more code that we have to maintain and attempt to keep in sync with
> the upstream version. We should be working to move away from that as much
> as possible.
And as the leader of a fairly well-known Linux distribution, I have to
point out that it puts a burden on packagers and distributions as
Fedora Project Leader
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