[erlang-questions] Twoorl: an open source Twitter clone

Per Melin <>
Wed Jun 4 16:34:02 CEST 2008


2008/6/4 Damien Morton <>:
> I think Bob hit the nail on the head with this.
>
> No database is needed. Everything can pretty much be achieved with files
> containing fixed-length records.

And indeed, Twitter wrote on their blog Saturday:
"Our new architecture will move our reliance to a simple, elegant
filesystem-based approach, rather than a collection of database
[sic]."



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