[mythtv] Mariadb 5.5

Stuart Morgan stuart at tase.co.uk
Sun Jul 27 14:17:00 UTC 2014

On Sunday 27 Jul 2014 10:07:20 Craig Treleaven wrote:
> Hi:
> Is there any problem with using Mariadb 5.5 (currently 5.5.37) with
> Myth?  Is Mariadb now effectively a supported database?
> Myth via MacPorts has used MySQL 5.1 for the past 2.5 years.
> MacPorts has made some changes such that I need to move to another
> database/version.  I could go with MySQL 5.5, 5.6 or even Mariadb
> 10.0 or 10.1 but Mariadb 5.5 seems to be a 'safe', reasonable choice.
> Is there anything that tips the scales in another direction?

I've been using MariaDB 5.5 for a year or more now. I don't really have much 
choice since my distro stopped shipping MySQL.
Stuart Morgan

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