[development] auto_increment

Piotr Krukowiecki piotr at mallorn.ii.uj.edu.pl
Tue Dec 13 08:42:48 UTC 2005

On Mon, Dec 12, 2005 at 11:46:11PM +0100, Gerhard Killesreiter wrote:
> Right. I still prefer to get the nid in advance. It just feels safer. :p

False feeling ;) I don't see how it's safer.

> Also, caring about LOCK permissions is not of much use as long as 
> search.module uses temporary tables...
> Also, if we really want to make Drupal take care of simultaneous 
> attempts to edit the same piece of stuff we probably need to introduce 
> locking and or transactions anyway. 

LOCK vs transactions: http://drupal.org/node/39460
It says transactions are faster then LOCKing.

> So please, don't let poor hosting 
> service stand in the way of Drupal's advancement.


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