Subject Re: [IBO] I made program "Bible search 1.0".All 66 bible books....
Author coderefectory
Thanks Helen!

I will not ask non IBO questions in future!

--- In, Helen Borrie <helebor@...> wrote:
> At 09:02 AM 17/03/2006, you wrote:
> >I made program "Bible search 1.0".All 66 bible books from 'Creation'
> >to 'Apocalipsa' are stored in database on two ways for two
> >ways of search.
> >One way is literary, every vers are stored form the book to the book
> >in 66 tables.
> >The second way is alphabetical order of tables from 'A' to 'Z'.Text
> >has unicode signs like č,š,đ...
> >Now BIBLE.GDB are 30MB size because I have bible twice!
> >...Anyway I have pogram from someone developed in MS Access
> >whitch size is 2,7MB!!!
> >How is it possible, and where is gap in my strategy!?
> This is not an IBO question.
> I recommend that you post your problem to the
> Firebird-support list and include the metadata of
> your tables. "One table per book" does not sound
> like an effective relational database strategy.
> In passing, I'd comment that, if you are storing
> the actual text of the Bible books in blobs, then
> 30 Mb does not seem unreasonably large. If the
> old Access DB was only 2.5 Mb, then it was not
> storing the text of the books, but linking to external files.
> Helen