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Multiple search

I think it was a post by Robert Scoble that put me onto this, but gada.be. The site goes away and searches a number of other search engines to give you some top responses. Quite interesting…try running these and check the results: Martin C Brown…

Major rewrite of C/ODBC completed

One of my first major tasks at MySQL has just been completed – a major rewrite of the Connector/ODBC (C/ODBC) documentation. There were three major focuses for the rewrite: Bring the documentation up to date. We had a mix of information on the lat…

Dell: Solaris not a standard

Judy Chavis has stated that Dell won’t look at supporting, or providing, Solaris on their equipment until Solaris becomes the next industry standard OS – I quote from here: “Is it the next industry standard around operating systems? That’s what it…

One worker in one country

A recent article at CNN talks about how MySQL operates. As one of the MySQL team, I can attest that works, but it requires a significant amount of coordination, and lots of online communication through email, IRC, Skype and other methods to keep e…