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Re: respectful slightly dumb question about 64 bit computing.....

Paul E Condon writes:
> Such a thing is useful to think about for very large databases. It is
> good for performance to have the whole database in RAM all the time.

It also can be useful to be able to map your entire database into memory
even if it won't all fit in RAM.  64 bit addresses permit this even for
extremely large databases.
John Hasler

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