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Re: All I want for Christmas is:

by radiantmatrix (Parson)
on Dec 07, 2005 at 15:51 UTC ( #514867=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to All I want for Christmas is:

All I want for Christmas is acknowledgement that there are other Winter Solstice holidays. :)

Seriously, just because I don't celebrate Christmas doesn't mean I don't want presents!

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[Corion]: Hmm - actually, I don't need them, even though they'd be nice. I just want the (say) 10 latest images, and that's easily done with a limit 10 offset 0 clause, as I don't need all top 10 images for all users.
[Corion]: erix: Sure, but this is for a really-lightweight application and I'm replacing a CSV file / JSON file for user configuration with SQLite (and optionally, Pg) :)
[erix]: isn't a texty format handier for configs?
[Corion]: So far, I've avoided having even a user database by storing the user information in a (signed) cookie that the browser keeps for me, but as I want to be able to lock users, I need a second storage option :)
[Corion]: erix: It's needed for keeping the list of users and the list of tags associated with an image, and for keeping the images with users. I want an easy way to know if an image can be deleted, which means that it can't be referenced by any tag anymore. ...
[Corion]: SQL feels like a natural choice here :)

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