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Re: Bayes and MySQL - does it actually work?

From: <spamassassin_at_nospam>
Date: Fri Dec 23 2011 - 14:10:16 GMT
To: users@spamassassin.apache.org

On 23/12/11 11:29, Henrik K wrote:

>> Performance with the database on physical disks simply wasn't
>> keeping up with more than about double the average message rate (if
>> that...), so I fell back to the "good enough" setup of putting the
>> SA database on a RAMdisk,

> I guess it still boils down to basics. No matter what the database server is
> used for, same principles apply. If you have slooow disks, then things are
> going to be slow.

As I understand it, if the MySQL query cache is tuned appropriately,
then most of the queries should not be touching disk anyway?

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