Foreign keys / Transactions in MySQL.. WTF?
abuse at cabal.org.uk
Tue Jul 31 13:14:55 BST 2007
On Tue, Jul 31, 2007 at 01:40:44PM +0200, Abigail wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 31, 2007 at 05:52:05PM +0930, Toby Corkindale wrote:
>> How did MySQL get so popular when it still seems to be missing key
>> features? Ah, I shouldn't ask that, it's just gonna be trolling :)
> Because it was
> 1) Cheap.
> 2) Cheap.
> 3) Cheap.
> 4) Everyone said it was cheap.
> 5) Fast.
> 6) Cheap.
> 7) Everyone said this was the cheap database.
> 8) Everyone said it was fast.
> 9) made popular by clueless people.
10) PostgreSQL sucked really hard at the time.
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