[Maria-discuss] MySQL's future in Debian and Ubuntu

Colin Charles colin at montyprogram.com
Thu Feb 16 02:29:22 UTC 2012


On 14 Feb 2012, at 20:28, Fabio T. Leitao wrote:

> Remember that MariaDB is not just "compatible" with MySQL, but it kind of IS MySQL, forked and re-branded.

I like to say that it is MySQL, branched and re-branded with additional features. It is not a fork. We rebase with MySQL on a regular basis, so you get MySQL + all the additional features we've included

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