[debian-mysql] RFP: mariadb-server -- MariaDB is a community developed branch of, the MySQL, database that uses the Maria engine by default.

Jonas Genannt jonas.genannt at capi2name.de
Tue Sep 27 21:08:34 UTC 2011


> Following the announcement by Oracle that there will be new
> commercial extensions for MySQL, effectively putting MySQL under the
> Open Core model, should the decision to replace MySQL with MariaDB be
> revisited?

Open Core is no reason to replace MySQL with MariaDB.

Both programs should be available at Debian. The user should decide if
he uses MySQL or MariaDB.


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