Hey Dinesh, Neither of these are functions from py-lmdb. There it is simply "lmdb.open()", unless I'm somehow confused. :) David On Wed, May 21, 2014 at 03:44:50PM -0700, Dinesh Vadhia wrote: > Maybe I don't understand the difference but: > > a. create_env() creates the initial environment including setting the path to > the env, the map_size etc. > > b. open_env(path) opens an env > > In practice, open_env() has to be passed all the parameters that were used for > create_env(). > > It seems as if create_env() and open_env() are identical. > > Is this right?