[wp-hackers] DB connections

Robert Deaton false.hopes at gmail.com
Tue Aug 8 14:10:55 GMT 2006

On 8/8/06, Aubrey Kilian <aubreykilian at gmail.com> wrote:
> Anyway, the article basically goes on to say that a method called
> "Lazy Loading" should be used to only create a connection to the mysql
> database if a query is actually executed against the database.  With
> the current way that wordpress works, that would be every single page
> load.

I actually fail to see the point here entirely. With WordPress, we
_know_ for a fact we must query the database on every page load,
unless we have an Advanced Cache plugin, which dies before the wpdb
class is even loaded. I see no point whatsoever.

--Robert Deaton

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