[development] Drop MySQL 3 support
rz10 at cornell.edu
Fri Jul 14 23:02:51 UTC 2006
On Jul 14, 2006, at 5:27 PM, Chris Johnson wrote:
> Gerhard Killesreiter wrote:
>> Hi there!
>> MySQL AB (the company behind our most used database) has announced
>> a change in support options for their database products.
> Given this announcement, I agree completely with Gerhard. Let's
> drop support for MySQL 3.x and consider dropping support for 4.0 as
> well with Drupal release 4.8.
Just to be clear, extended support (security updates and fixes for
severity level 1 bugs) for MySQL 4.0 does extend through the end of
2008. So the lack of security updates argument only applies to 3.x.
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