The Road to 2.18 - Customfields
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Fri Mar 12 17:36:35 UTC 2004
On Fri, 12 Mar 2004, David Miller wrote:
> But the performance on queries is going to suck badly once you try to
> get querying working on custom fields, because of all the extra table
> joins you need in order to match the fields.
The only reason those extra table joins would be happening is if you were
querying on a custom field and in that case there would only be one extra
join per field queried. That seems a pretty small price to pay.
Presumably most of the time people are going to be querying on the
non-custom fields anyway which won't be any worse than it is now.
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