Re: ndbm is a mess... What is dbm?
firstname.lastname@example.org (J.H.M.Dassen) wrote on 27.02.96 in <199602271849.SAA10432@ind302gb.wi.leidenuniv.nl>:
> > >>>>> "Neal" == Neal Becker <email@example.com> writes:
> > Neal> I tried grabbing the current gdbm and db packages. We have
> > <...>
> > What are gdbm and db? I've never heard of them. What are they for?
> They are both libraries for "databases" (implementing dictionary
> data structures (aka hashes)).
db also includes btree support (aka sorted databases).