[git-users] Re: git as database

2009-12-17 Thread Ido Ran
Hi, I've mail to the guy wrote gimd project and he told me that it is now an abandoned project so it is not a solution. I would like to ask about the different models between regular database and git database. Usually in relational database (or object database) each entity has a primary key which

Re: [git-users] Re: git as database

2009-12-17 Thread Petr Baudis
On Thu, Dec 17, 2009 at 05:27:20AM -0800, Ido Ran wrote: So my question is how can git still be used as database backend. I'm open for ideas, I just don't see it yet. Then why do you actually want to do it? :-) It's not clear what your goals are, you should specify them first, then check how

[git-users] Re: git as database

2009-12-17 Thread Konstantin Khomoutov
On Dec 17, 5:31 pm, Rick DeNatale rick.denat...@gmail.com wrote: [...] One example is a wiki. Ward Cunningham's original wiki used (probably still uses) the file system to save the wiki pages, and relied on users to manually weed out unwanted changes. Wikipedia uses a complex relational