“PB” == Paul Burkett firstname.lastname@example.org writes:
PB> I’ve heard some major problems with PostgreSQL dealing with table
PB> corruption and whatnot. What has been everyone experiences with
Last table corruption I had with postgres was at version 6.5, about 4
Last table corruption I had with MySQL was at version 3.22.xx about 4
Current versions are stable.
Postgres has the advantage that it handles concurrency better due to
its row-level locking. I hear recent versions of MySQL offer this
with certain table types, too.
It really boils down to what you know and what you use for your other
apps anyway. That’s why I chose Postgres – I use it for my primary
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