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re: I dunno, I feel it's more common for people to over-abuse RDBMSes like they're general purpose databases ;) RDBMSes have drawbacks, MongoDB and ot...

I agree with that.

The thing is, most data models are relational.

Based on that same argument (or a very similar one) you could probably just say most people should be using a graph database, instead of an RDBMS.

Just because you know RDBMSes already, or because they're widely used, doesn't mean they're the right tool for the job.

[...] unless you want to take your whole app down during the schema change. Whoopee.

Now that's a VERY good point. I can imagine how much pain it will be to try to wrestle with an RDBMS when doing schema changes. Hmmm ...

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