[ale] Go free or not to go free, this is the question...
sergio_chavess at hotmail.com
Thu Oct 25 11:21:13 EDT 2001
I have a situation here where everyone's input will be considered and
Due to some financial constraints currently imposed here, I was "asked" to
find out about the option of migrating to GPL
Databases. Besides PostGreSQL, what other GPL DBs would be worth to
Some of the requirements here are (this is not my field of expertise; please
correct me if something does not sound right):
1- A relational DB
2- Able to use a "C" interface - SQL via "C"
3 - Transaction based processing
4 - Crash recovery mechanism (roll back recovery?)
5 - Able to handle 100 to 150 users
6 - Relatively Fast - Comparing to mainstream DBs
7 - Schema allows the use of "triggers" - when a "field" changes, it
triggers the DB to update all other fields as well.
ps: As far as commercial Databases, has anybody heard anything good or bad
about C-Tree Plus frm FairCom?
Thanks for all your help
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