[OT] Database Engine Comparison

Kay C Lan lan.kc.macmail at gmail.com
Fri May 23 02:06:29 EDT 2014


So I wonder why On-Rev dropped PostgreSQL as a default inclusion. I
believe you can still request to have PostgreSQL as part of your
install, but if the licensing terms are so good and it works so
flawlessly it begs the question as to what is the downside that caused
RunRev to pull it.

On Tue, Oct 30, 2012 at 6:06 PM, Pierre Sahores <sc at sahores-conseil.com> wrote:
> I use it (PostgreSQL) since 1996 and it never gave me any problem or difficulty. No one crash on any config i had to set up in 17 years (Linux, Solaris, OS X). Just one of the best ACID-RDBMS ever, far before Oracle or Sybase… and BSD2 licensed !
>
> Le 29 oct. 2012 à 22:25, Lynn Fredricks a écrit :
>
>>> Postgres also has better licensing terms too. If there's a
>>> choice then use Postgres. The biggest problem with Postgres
>>> is I usually use MySQL workbench for db design. If anyone
>>> knows an equivalent db design tool that does SQLite schema
>>> export then I'm keen to hear about it.
>>
>> Postgre licensing doesn't have the developer gotchas of MySQL. It is
>> relatively worry free.
>>
>> Best regards,
>>
>> Lynn Fredricks
>> President
>> Paradigma Software
>> http://www.paradigmasoft.com
>>
>> Valentina SQL Server: The Ultra-fast, Royalty Free Database Server
>>
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