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Sure if your use case is an analysis of interconnected entities and you either work alone or have someone to help you maintain a shared server.

Otherwise please don’t. I earn my living (amongst other things) due to organisations that went with this as blanket approach.

Use a right tool for the job. SQLite is fantastic for small to medium size datasets, shines in immutable case. Plus its maintenance and sharing cost is close to zero(something you will cherish once docker comes to play or if you want to learn or test some SQL without going through a pain of setting local permissions for your schemas).

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