Stress-testing SQLite

Richard Gaskin ambassador at
Sat Oct 30 13:55:33 EDT 2010

Lynn Fredricks wrote:

>> 32TB db limit according to this:
>> _management_systems#Limits
> Charts like this, especially on Wikipedia should be taken with a grain of
> salt. Feature comparisions (yes/no) I can appreciate, but when it comes to
> capacity and performance, that's a bit different.

Indeed.  With LiveCode, for example, fields can *theoretically* hold up 
to 4GB, but I pity the person who tries it.

There's often a vast difference between theoretical addressing limits 
and real-world use, hence my interest in finding actual use cases for 

> There are some database vendors that in their EULAs state you cannot
> publish performance data, and also have sued some who have done so.

A curious limitation.  Which ones?

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