[Zope-dev] Re: [Zope3-dev] Re: [ZODB-Dev] change date vs. save date

2002-10-30 Thread Toby Dickenson
I agree. Is there any reason for ZODB to actually keep timestamps rather than just use serial version ids? Most storages need a timestamp anyway for time-related packing. (I understand calls to get the system tiem are expensive, incrementing an integer number by one should be somewhat less

[Zope-dev] Re: [Zope3-dev] Re: [ZODB-Dev] change date vs. save date

2002-10-29 Thread Chris Withers
Jim Fulton wrote: For example, Zope 3 tracks creation and modification times that have nothing to do with database time stamps. I agree. Is there any reason for ZODB to actually keep timestamps rather than just use serial version ids? (I understand calls to get the system tiem are expensive,