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Digg Says Yes To NoSQL Cassandra DB, Bye To MySQL

jbellis Re:Allergic reaction to MySQL (271 comments)

Teradata and the other big relational db products (vertical, greenplum, etc) are all _analytical_ databases, designed for small amounts of complex queries, where adding new data to the system takes minutes if not hours. They are completely unsuitable for running a live application against.

more than 4 years ago

When VMware Performance Fails, Try BSD Jails

jbellis Re:One runs on Solaris, one runs on BSD (361 comments)

> they probably just didn't want to bring on the wrath of lawyers for trademark infringement.

FreeBSD jails predate Solaris zones by five years.

more than 5 years ago

Where's the "IronPerl" Project?

jbellis Re:Perl6 is the problem (390 comments)

I guess you missed the 9000 posts where chromactic replies to any perl6 thread with the logic that "we have monthly builds, therefore perl6 is out and you _can_ program in it."

the mind boggles.

more than 6 years ago


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