janschenkel at yahoo.com
Wed Mar 17 09:59:27 CST 2004
--- Richard Harrison <harrison at all-auctions.com>
> I see a lot of people talking about MySQL, what
> about FileMaker Pro?
> Especially the new version 7?
> Are there reasons that people aren't using FileMaker
> Pro? Isn't it
> quick enough or does it not interface well with
> Revolution? Isn't it
> Thanks in advance!
> Rick Harrison
Just speaking for myself, I'd say it's because
FileMaker can only be reached via ODBC or in a
roundabout fashion via its WebCompanion and
http-calls, thus requiring complex setup.
Moreover, before FileMaker 7 its database
underpinnings were no match for the likes of MySQL,
"As we grow older, we grow both wiser and more foolish at the same time." (La Rochefoucauld)
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