* Howard Chu: > LMDB doesn't need dirty tricks to look good. (And at only 6KLOCs of > source, there's nowhere to hide any tricks anyway.) Okay, I found a snag: the 511 bytes limit on the key size. Berkeley DB's disk format does not impose a limit on key or value size (at least for B-trees). For some applications, this will introduce new error conditions, and working around this limitation requires reworking the database schema.