[Pkg-mediawiki-devel] Fwd: Re: MediaWiki patches in Debian.

David Gerard dgerard at gmail.com
Tue Jun 12 07:33:10 UTC 2012

On 12 June 2012 08:16, Thorsten Glaser <t.glaser at tarent.de> wrote:

> MySQL is not a database,

Er, do you really mean that as you wrote it?

> Honestly, if MW does not work with PostgreSQL, either that’s going
> to be fixed or MW is abandoned.

It is factually the case that MySQL is well-supported in MediaWiki and
Postgres is barely-supported, and that if you're directing users to
Postgres *in preference to* MySQL when both are available, you're
actively steering them wrong.

- d.

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