Moving away from MySQL (2010 the year for package builds?)

William Siegrist wsiegrist at
Tue Jan 5 17:02:54 PST 2010

On Jan 5, 2010, at 4:47 PM, Ryan Schmidt wrote:

> On Jan 5, 2010, at 18:40, William Siegrist wrote:
>> It would end up being served by postgres most likely. We're moving away from MySQL. 
> Why, out of curiosity? I know there are pros and cons to any database, but I'm curious what your current objections to MySQL are; maybe I should be moving away from it for my own projects too.

We had a mysql db lose a bunch of data a while back, and we'd rather not run >1 DBMS anyway, so we picked postgres.


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