[Q] How suitable is Squeak for Database work

Avi Bryant avi at beta4.com
Sat Jan 4 00:57:11 UTC 2003

On Fri, 3 Jan 2003, Nevin Pratt wrote:

> Robert Withers wrote:
> >
> > so which one is better?  nested joins? accessible execution plans?
> > hinting?  :)
> GLORP needs transactions.  MySQL doesn't have transactions.

Which was a large part of the motivation behind developing Tantalus, which
implements transactions on the Squeak side, and so works quite nicely with

But let's please not get into a MySQL vs. PostgreSQL discussion.  They
each have their place.

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