cyrus 2.2 status

John Alton Tamplin jtampli at
Thu Dec 12 17:24:47 EST 2002

Rob Siemborski wrote:

>The only *possible* advantage I see is it gets cyrus's databases backed up
>with an SQL database, but since you still have to back up the cyrus
>datastore anyway, you haven't won anything.
Well, most real databases offer online backup capability so you can get 
a robust backup even while processing transactions, and with continuous 
log backup a crash can't lose any committed transactions.  It may also 
have better scalability on the upper end.

John A. Tamplin                               Unix System Administrator
Emory University, School of Public Health     +1 404/727-9931

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