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Corrupted by cosmic rays

Wherein Steve Dekorte breaks down ACID

ACID Databases: Fact and Fiction

“A final note: There are other things that can go wrong, such as the disk not writing the data properly, a bit in memory being flipped by a cosmic ray, etc which only redundancy can solve. ”

There is something distinctly awesome about mentioning data loss by cosmic rays. I do it whenever I have the means.

By Adam Keys

Telling a joke. Typing.