[HyperDB] HyperDB instead of HSCALE

Andy Skelton skeltoac at gmail.com
Fri Feb 20 04:12:09 GMT 2009

On Thu, Feb 19, 2009 at 7:55 PM, Harry Sufehmi <sufehmi at gmail.com> wrote:
> (2) setup HyperDB so :
> # writes (new posts/comments/pages/etc) would be done to both database servers
> # reads would be split 50:50 between DBs
> After reading the docs, I assume that this is possible.

HyperDB does not do replication for you. You must set up MySQL
replication and only send writes to a master.

All writes for a database go to a single server (master), but reads
can be spread out across master and slaves.


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