Subject Re: [Firebird-Architect] Table partitioning
Author Ann W. Harrison
At 03:28 AM 11/20/2004, Dmitry Yemanov wrote:

>I may be wrong, but IMO, he's talking about page I/O concurrency, not about
>insert locks. It's supposed that flushing two pages to different disks is
>faster than to a single one.

Your probably right, and the design of Firebird stems, in part, from
a belief that ordering hardware writes is done better by the disk system
than by a database.