Billion-triple store

ke han <>
Tue May 9 16:41:28 CEST 2006


Whatever happened to the BDB backed mnesia I read about last year?   
Is this going to become a real mnesia backend someday?
ke han


On Apr 24, 2006, at 2:34 AM, Joel Reymont wrote:

> Folks,
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> How would I store a billion triples with Erlang?
>
> I don't necessarily need the full power of RDF as storing triples  
> in the form of {"Joel", has_a, daughter} would suffice. I would not  
> mind complying with RDF of course but it seems that would be an  
> extra burder due to the necessity of storing everything as strings,  
> the need to implement tries for those and the way Erlang stores  
> strings.
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> I'm not sure how to go about storing a billion of such triples in  
> Mnesia. I suppose I would need to use a 64-bit machine and a  
> disc_only_copy table.
>
> Any suggestions?
>
> 	Thanks, Joel
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