Why SQLite succeeded as a database

Created: 2016-04-30 — modified: 2020-06-22 — tags: history links

Interview (with a transcript) with its creator.

Link: https://changelog.com/podcast/201 (cached version)

My favourite part is when Richard Hipp says "you know, I’m not a database person" - quite interesting to hear it from the author of the most widely deployed database.

HN discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=22367104