[development] Configurable content types in core

Morbus Iff morbus at disobey.com
Mon Aug 7 11:48:50 UTC 2006

>>> - Start moving fields module towards core, only 4 weeks left.
>>Historically, we decided not to use alter tables to add new fields.
>>This results in many, many JOINs, combined with some node caching
> the cck i was testing created and altered tables.

Same here. The logic appears to be:

  * One table per content type.
  * One table column per content field that is NOT SHARED.
  * If a content type is SHARED, it becomes its own table.

Morbus Iff ( insert pithy quote here )
Technical: http://www.oreillynet.com/pub/au/779
Culture: http://www.disobey.com/ and http://www.gamegrene.com/
icq: 2927491 / aim: akaMorbus / yahoo: morbus_iff / jabber.org: morbus

More information about the development mailing list