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How LevelDB Does Compactions

08.19.2013
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You may not have found this page if you looked through Google's docs on their open source database library, LevelDB. 

LevelDB Docs: Compactions 


This should be interesting for developers who know a little more detail about how databases work and how they do compaction.  The best thing about docs like these is that you get to see how the architects at some of the best tech companies in the world think about important software problems.