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rqlite now supports PowerPC, MIPS, and RISC

rqlite is a lightweight, open-source, distributed relational database written in Go, utilizing SQLite as its storage engine.

rqlite v7.19.0 is out now, and there have been quite a few auto-clustering improvements a bug fixes added. In addition, through the magic of Go cross-compilation support, rqlite can now run on a much wider variety of CPU architectures.

You can download the release from GitHub.

Adding automatic S3 backups to rqlite

rqlite is a lightweight, open-source, distributed relational database written in Go, utilizing SQLite as its storage engine.

Version 7.15.0 has been released and now includes support for automated backups to Amazon Web Services (AWS) S3. This enhancement offers increased data protection and expands your recovery options in case of emergencies.

You can download the release from GitHub.

What did GPT-4 find wrong with the rqlite source code?

rqlite is a lightweight, open-source, distributed relational database written in Go, which uses SQLite as its storage engine.

As part of the 7.14.2 release, I ran most of the source code through GPT-4. Let’s take a look at some of the changes it suggested, which of them I added to the code — and what this says about the future of programming.

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