[OSM-dev] Can SQLite3 handle OSM 150G data file?

marcus.wolschon at googlemail.com marcus.wolschon at googlemail.com
Wed Apr 29 09:41:40 BST 2009

On Tue, 28 Apr 2009 14:30:33 +0000, Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
<avarab at gmail.com> wrote:
>> From what I can see at
>> the "embedded"-mode is still a server, just for
>> embedded systems.
>> I was talking about having the database as a library
>> be a part of the program.
>> Nothing to install or to start separately.
> You could always make your program embed/start the database server
> regardless of whether it's a library or a server. It would just mean
> e.g. shipping the postgresql binaries with your program and doing some
> magic in your program that ensures that the server is started when the
> program is.

And determining what platform's binary to run in the first place
(Windows? Linux? Solaris?, Windows Mobile?, ...) including the
version of the libc. I thought about what is possible here for a while now
and I guess the effort and download-size are not worth it. 


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