[Monetdb-developers] MonetDB as MySQL storage engine

Fabian Groffen Fabian.Groffen at cwi.nl
Tue Dec 12 13:10:45 CET 2006


Hi Arman,

Since MonetDB IS a database itself, I think it's unlikely that anyone of
us has thought of doing so.  MonetDB's internal structure doesn't allow
to map easily to MySQL's storage structure.

Thanks for the suggestion, though.


On 11-12-2006 14:59:24 -0800, Arman Bostani wrote:
> Hello all,
> 
> Has anyone considered the possibility of using MonetDB as a MySQL 
> storage engine.  This idea is appealing since, theoretically, you'd 
> immediately have access to MySQL features such as clustering, 
> replication, etc.  I would guess, however, that you would lose much of 
> MonetDB performance advantages.
> 
> Any thoughts?
> 
> -arman




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