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News: Will users dip their toes into Oracle MySQL 5.5?

  1. Will users dip their toes into Oracle MySQL 5.5? (2 messages)



    Oracle has announced updates to MySQL, saying its release candidate for MySQL 5.5 improves performance and scalability. But MySQL users suspicious of Oracle’s intentions may hold off instead of jumping on the updates immediately.

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    Will users dip their toes into Oracle MySQL 5.5?

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  2. Looks pretty minor[ Go to top ]

    Looks like pretty minor changes for a .1 to .5 upgrade. 

  3. > But MySQL users suspicious of Oracle’s intentions may hold off instead of jumping on the updates immediately.

    What a strange comment! Do the updates improve MySQL for those users, or don't they? If they do improve it, then what would Oracle's intentions matter?

    Peace,

    Cameron Purdy | Oracle Coherence

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