Using SQLite as a multi-user database?

Jonathan Lynch jonathandlynch at
Tue Nov 23 14:07:37 EST 2010

Does MySQL work fine being used by multiple users accessing a MySQL database
file on a shared drive? That is - not being used with a client/server

On Tue, Nov 23, 2010 at 1:53 PM, David Beck
<david_beck at>wrote:

> I'd suggest pushing to use MySQL, even though some of these work arounds
> are very clever and interesting. We had 3 people accessing a SQLite database
> and started running into problems with locks on files. We moved to MySQL and
> everything worked like a charm right away. Seems best to start with the tool
> that will work and scale with you.
> Best,
> David Beck
> Rotunda Software
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