MySQL 4.1 and the new DBD::mysql under development allow for an embedded RDBMS, similar to SQLite. That would be the choice I would use for new development.

Otherwise, I would use MySQL which has several excellent GUI front-ends. However, why do you need a GUI front-end? Why aren't you providing all access to the DB through the app?

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In reply to Re: slightly OT "Desktop Database" options by dragonchild
in thread (OT) "Desktop Database" options by dimar

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