Casey Duncan writes: > A PathIndex is designed to make it more efficient to aggregate objects at > various levels of containment. Their primary use case AFAIK is to allow to > to limit queries to particular places within a hierarchy. The idea is to > eliminate recursive searching of leaf level folders when you want all > objects under a higher level and its child levels. > > Also, by not indexing the nodes themselves, the index is an order of > magnitude smaller and searches are therefore faster and it takes less room > and is faster to update. This property need to be well documented.
At least, it is not intuitive. Dieter _______________________________________________ Zope-Dev maillist - [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://lists.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-dev ** No cross posts or HTML encoding! ** (Related lists - http://lists.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-announce http://lists.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope )