I hear you about lack of advanced SQL commands in the earlier versions - I was using it at work as well - when I started, I did not miss/know about subselects and the like, but when I was looking at a 7 line query to make a reports page, I realized that I really needed all those features - hence Postgresql... I still love MySQL though - I'll check the newest verson - if it has the features I need then I'm comin' home!!!
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