RMcGirr83 wrote:For what purpose...I mean why do that?
The posts table crashed and it wouldn't allow the fixer to fix it, he was working on it an whole afternoon and then we had the put in a backup. SO that was the reason ppl began to think it might would be a good idea to have a lighter
And then there is a need to separate old post/forums with data that are irrelevant today/aka archived. So if we put 70% of all posts in a static searchable table, maybe all locked or something like that, the normal posts table should be much lighter then.