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Re: Running without indexes

At 08:49 AM 10/14/2005, matthew sporleder wrote:
>Is it possible/safe to run a database without any indexes with 2.2 and ldbm?

Indexing, in general, is optional.  About the only attribute that
must have an index is the objectClass attribute.  Of course, its
also useful to have indexing to management activities and whatever
searches your writers might need to do.

>My database is, basically, write-only and it would safe a lot of I/O
>to eliminate the indexing.

I often configure my master servers with minimal indexing.