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Benefits of prepared statements? #177
I understand how prepared statements work, but I fail to see why I should use them. The code gets more verbose compared to simply running
Is there considerable performance benefit? If so: How is this possible? That should probably be mentioned in the readme.
When a query is executed it has to prepare a statement to send to the database. It takes the SQL statement and complies it down to the actual query. Every time you use
The places you'll get performance benefits are where you need to perform the operation over and over again say inside a tight loop or recursive call.