MariaDB vs MySQL for Wordpress CMS

Bradley Giesbrecht pixilla at
Mon Oct 22 12:00:40 PDT 2012

On Oct 22, 2012, at 10:55 AM, Markus Neuenschwander wrote:

> On 10/22/12 5:29 AM, Phil Dobbin wrote:
>> I've never used MariaDB but if you're used to MySQL, I'd be tempted to
>> stick to MySQL 5.5.
> Is MariaDB that kind of different from a DBA and SQL analyst view? I thought it's compatible? I need to learn something new?

MariaDB is a fork of MySQL by the founder of MySQL.
So no, you don't NEED to learn anything new.

Bradley Giesbrecht (pixilla)

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