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Re: OpenLDAP: BerkeleyDB vs LDBM

Carlos Narváez wrote:

I want to know what are the differences between using BerkeleyDB or
LDBM as backend, and if i use LDBM, what are the differences using
BerkeleyDB or GDBM as API? Which is faster, or more stable? In which
cases is better to use one instead of the other?

BerkeleyDB and LDBM are database libraries, not backends.

The difference between the back-bdb backend and the back-ldbm backend is that back-bdb works, and back-ldbm doesn't. That's why back-ldbm has been deleted from OpenLDAP 2.4.
-- Howard Chu
Chief Architect, Symas Corp. http://www.symas.com
Director, Highland Sun http://highlandsun.com/hyc/
Chief Architect, OpenLDAP http://www.openldap.org/project/