[development] Why do we avoid auto-incrementing db columns?

Vivek Puri crystalcube at yahoo.com
Thu Apr 26 14:38:04 UTC 2007

> questions of: should it work on PHP3? should Drupal
> be more indulgent 
> towards backwards-compatibility? 

Its not matter of backward compatibility rather
availability. Most shared hosting services only offer
MyISAM. So do you think Drupal should ignore a
majority of user who are forced to use MyISAM ?

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