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03-24-2004, 02:12 PM
I seem to have a choice on my server of MYSQL, MSSQL, or PGSQL databases. For someone just getting their feet wet ( :oops: thats a nice way of saying ignorant) does anyone have any thoughts as to which is easier to use?
Thank you!

03-24-2004, 02:21 PM
mySQL is the most widely used and the one you will have an easier time getting support for

03-24-2004, 05:54 PM
pgsql also has a huge following ;)

03-24-2004, 07:58 PM
yeah.. but I don't follow it so it's not as good ;-)

03-24-2004, 09:20 PM
I'm sort of new at this also. But I tried MySql, got the hang of it, and that's what I use. You only need one. And I think MySql is the most used!

beachnut :shock:

03-25-2004, 02:15 PM
mysql is the most used because that is the name in the industry right now. postgre is only normally used when it is required by a certain product.

I am excited for mysql 5.1. But that is going to take a long time. :(

Seeing as its around 2yrs before anything hits the release tree.