[rt-users] RTx-shredder with a very large database

Vivek Khera vivek at khera.org
Tue Feb 28 16:30:31 EST 2006

On Feb 27, 2006, at 3:17 PM, Schultz, Eric wrote:

>> You mean you want it to take less than roughly 6.8 months at
>> 24x7?!  :)
>> duncan
>> _______________________________________________
> As the number of tickets in the database decreased, I am sure that the
> execution time would speed up in proportion.  It's those first 100K or
> so that you have to worry about :-)

you assume the tables actually physically shrink upon row deletes.   
This is not true for MySQL InnoDB tables nor for Postgres tables  
without further maintenance.

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