Linked by snydeq on Thu 21st May 2009 22:55 UTC
Databases Fatal Exception's Neil McAllister questions the effect recent developments in the MySQL community will have on MySQL's future in the wake of Oracle's acquisition of Sun. Even before Oracle announced its buyout, there were signs of strain within the MySQL community, with key MySQL employees exiting and forks of the MySQL codebase arising, including Widenius' MariaDB.
Permalink for comment 364906
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
RE: not an expert
by Soulbender on Fri 22nd May 2009 07:21 UTC in reply to "not an expert"
Soulbender
Member since:
2005-08-18

I am not an expert but there must be reasons why people chose MySQL over Postgres.


I guess it's just like how there must be a reason why people chose Windows Server over Linux.

Reply Parent Score: 3