Tokyo Cabinet backend

Dmitry Demeshchuk demeshchuk at
Fri Jul 23 02:17:52 EDT 2010

Tokyo Cabinet seems bad compared to Bitcask:

Do you really need it?

On Fri, Jul 23, 2010 at 9:13 AM, Jebu Ittiachen <jebu at> wrote:
> Hi,
>   Has anybody tried out tokyo cabinet as a backend for riak? I have hit
> blockers with existing backends for my usage. Innostore has a key length
> limit of 255 chars and bitcask wants to hold all keys in memory. I have been
> looking at an alternate which can handle a huge number of keys, tokyo
> cabinet seems to be ideal. Though I have not been able to find any
> references to usage of tokyo cabinet behind riak.
> --
> Jebu Ittiachen
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Best regards,
Dmitry Demeshchuk

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