[wp-hackers] Taxonomy Schema Proposal
m at mullenweg.com
Wed Apr 18 21:04:38 GMT 2007
Computer Guru wrote:
> Yep, I believe that ties in with BCNF db schema.. It's just a bit "weird"
> since WP hasn't been using this route - but this would be a huge step
> towards a proper db schema :)
For those unfamiliar with the terminology:
Is this actual BCNF though?
> Hopefuly by using JOIN queries here we might be setting a precedent to
> further optimize the rest of WP's db-calls.
You have an interesting assumption that JOINs are more efficient. ;)
Ultimately speed is going to be a big factor in any implementation, I
hope that the 3 additional tables and related queries don't hit us too
hard on the performance side.
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