[development] Fundamental MySQL changes in Drupal 6 (six)

Jeremy Epstein jazepstein at gmail.com
Mon Nov 13 00:20:11 UTC 2006

Cool! My hosting company (they provide cPanel hosting) finally
upgraded to MySQL 4.1 a few weeks ago. I'm guessing that more and more
hosting companies are doing the same.

Dropping 4.0 support from Drupal will untie us from many chains and shackles.


On 11/13/06, Karoly Negyesi <karoly at negyesi.net> wrote:
> Hi,
> After a little chat with Dries on #drupal :
> The plan is to drop MySQL 4.0 support in Drupal 6.0 (note that free
> support already ended for this version of MySQL).
> This will allow us to use more ANSI SQL constructs like subqueries.
> Life is beautiful.
> Regards
> NK

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