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July 10, 2013
by sjvn01
Comments Off on Red Hat will switch from Oracle MySQL to MariaDB, reports

Red Hat will switch from Oracle MySQL to MariaDB, reports

Is Red Hat switching from Oracle‘s MySQL to MariaDB for its default database management system (DBMS) in its next major operating system Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)? Officially, Red Hat hasn’t decided to switch to MariaDB. Unofficially, it appears to … Continue reading

June 17, 2013
by sjvn01
Comments Off on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 software stack still under wraps

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 software stack still under wraps

The story sounded plausible. Red Hat was said to have announced that the next version of its flagship operating system Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 7 would ship with the MariaDB database management system (DBMS) installed by default, instead of Oracle’s MySQL. … Continue reading