Re: books on database implementation

From: JOG <>
Date: Thu, 28 Aug 2008 05:47:21 -0700 (PDT)
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On Aug 28, 6:08 am, Brendan <> wrote:
> What are the best books on relational database implementation, and by
> this I do not mean how to design your database schema, but how to
> write an actual database, what the on disk data structures would be
> like, caching, how to implement transactions, etc.
> I'm having a hard time finding information on this subject, because
> related searches tend to come up with material on "how to write your
> CRUD web app" or at best database theory books, although I suppose the
> theory books would also be helpful.
> Thanks,
> Brendan

"Understanding MySQL internals" (published by O'Reilly) is not a bad place to start. J. Received on Thu Aug 28 2008 - 14:47:21 CEST

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