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Re: Two years on and still no sensible web storage solutions exist

From: Florian Bösch <pyalot@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 12 Nov 2012 10:49:41 +0100
Message-ID: <CAOK8ODi8JCGTDm7XiBXJ+yRPzau38MoT0LSy1nBi8MsLB6S2ng@mail.gmail.com>
To: Todd Blanchard <toddvblanchard@gmail.com>
Cc: Andrew Wilson <atwilson@google.com>, Webapps WG <public-webapps@w3.org>
On Mon, Nov 12, 2012 at 10:45 AM, Todd Blanchard
<toddvblanchard@gmail.com>wrote:

> I've settled on using SQLite on smart phones (Android and iOS - we will
> not support phones lacking this capability) and I'm going to just rely on
> calls to the server for desktop apps.  I think fetching from the server
> will be no worse for the average desktop user than iterating a key-value
> store trying to calculate joins in javascript.
>
My observation of websql on phones is that it is very, very slow. I use it,
for some things, but in order to make it usable I had to denormalize my
database to form 1 hierarchical.
Received on Monday, 12 November 2012 09:50:10 GMT

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