View Full Version : InnoDB vs MyISAM

03-14-2009, 04:24 PM
Can some one point out to a nice article abt InnoDB vs MyISAM. or can tell me when i can use them ?

I am building a restaurant database. and will ahve foriegn to refer other table.
I may have around 2000-5000 entries of restaurants and other places.

I will be using mysql

03-14-2009, 05:33 PM
An interesting article that compares them (http://tag1consulting.com/MySQL_Engines_MyISAM_vs_InnoDB) and MySQL (http://dev.mysql.com/tech-resources/articles/storage-engine/part_3.html)has a good table that shows you the differences between the engine choices.

03-15-2009, 02:21 AM
here's a good link --> http://letmegooglethatforyou.com/?q=InnoDB+vs+MyISAM