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===Terminology===
 
===Terminology===
Shared Buffer: Memory specifically for database caching.  Minimizes disk I/O.   
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Shared Buffer: Memory specifically for database caching.  Minimizes disk I/O.  <br />
 
WAL (Write ahead log) Buffer: Temporarily stores changes to the database.   
 
WAL (Write ahead log) Buffer: Temporarily stores changes to the database.   
  

Latest revision as of 22:30, 13 August 2018

We use PostgreSQL for RDKit, for ZINC, for Drupal / docking.org.


Terminology

Shared Buffer: Memory specifically for database caching. Minimizes disk I/O.
WAL (Write ahead log) Buffer: Temporarily stores changes to the database.