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Re^5: [OT] Why I don't use Mysql for new projects

by doom (Deacon)
on Jul 10, 2008 at 23:14 UTC ( #696856=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^4: [OT] Why I don't use Mysql for new projects
in thread [OT] Why I don't use Mysql for new projects

I think you overestimate how much Sun controls MySQL.

Doesn't Oracle own the innodb code? That strikes me as far more worrying than the Sun aquisition.


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Re^6: [OT] Why I don't use Mysql for new projects
by perrin (Chancellor) on Jul 11, 2008 at 00:19 UTC
    It's open source, just like the rest of MySQL, and Oracle has done nothing to threaten that. Notice how Oracle bought BerkeleyDB and has done nothing to harm it either.

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