> > On Thu, Jun 5, 2014 at 6:27 AM, ps16thypresence wrote:
> > > I'm completely new to SQL, and recently started using SQLite in
> > > one of my Python programs.
Unrelated to Python but as you're new to SQL I figured I'd ask: Do you have
an index on the name field? If you don't, you'll incur a full table scan
which will be more expensive than if you have an index in the field.
For more info about indexes see http://www.sqlite.org/lang_createindex.html.