If you want to store data in a file this class is the perfect solution, you can easily manage the data with no knowledge of how to store it required.
You can use this system to create a comments system or blog, or any system that would typically need a database with a few simple files.
But don’t think of it as something for people with no MySQL access, you could also use Data File to store config information for your project such as the database username and password.
- Easily store data
- Easily manage data
- Can store any type of data
- Light weight system
- Secure files
- Well documented
Comments system using Data File:
Comparison with MySQL
Data File 10000 Inserts: 0.02156400680542 10000 Selects: 0.0066959857940674 MySQL 10000 Inserts: 0.90946888923645 10000 Selects: 0.042078018188477
NOTE: the code for the comment system is also included, as is an example of storing config for a database using Data File.
If there are any problems with this item, the best place to ask is in the forum as I check that at least once a day.