Going the whole hog: benchmark …

Going the whole hog: benchmarking MDB

Well since I just benchmarked dbx, I decided to go the whole hog and benchmark MDB also. This gives us a good idea of the performance of all the modern database abstraction classes available for PHP.

PHPLib has a 40% overhead over using the MySQL api.

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Donncha Ó Caoimh is a software developer at Automattic and WordPress plugin developer. He posts photos at In Photos and can also be found on Twitter.

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