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Old February 5th, 2008, 03:03 PM
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Whether or not to integrate concurrency control is a decision that everyone needs to make on his or her own according to their needs. But it's important to note that without it, the site's ability to scale upwards is severely affected.

For example, let's say you had a site with several users in the "Editors" role. It is quite possible for two of them to be editing the same article at the same time, right? As it stands now, the last one who clicks the Save button wins. And the first guy is gonna be mighty confused about what the heck just happened to all his edits. Not a very viable scenario in my book.