PGCon2007 - Confirmed

PGCon 2007
The PostgreSQL Conference

Teodor Sigaev
Day 3
Room SITE A0150
Start time 15:00
Duration 01:00
ID 22
Event type Lecture
Track Hackers
Language English

GIN in practice

Developing extensions for GIN index

Usage of GIN index - an idea, usefulness, applicability. Description of GIN interface. As an example, developing GIN extension for hstore contrib module.

Usage of GIN - inverted index in database - applications where inverted index is useful and not - GIN design implementation Description of GIN interface - support functions - notices about GIN memory management Developing GIN extension for hstore contrib module. - hstore is a module, which implements datatype for storing (key,value) pairs and various functions for accessing keys and values. - existing GiST support: features and issues - motivation for GIN support - implementation of GIN support