[development] Default to InnoDB
david at fourkitchens.com
Mon Jun 4 03:17:22 UTC 2007
Khalid Baheyeldin wrote:
> What do people think about using InnoDB as the default,
> Big -1 from me.
> We used to have Engine=MyISAM everywhere in the CREATE statements.
> We went thru an exercise to purge them all so that we are engine agnostic.
Yeah, but we didn't have a schema API then. Now, becaue we generate the
CREATE statements, we can do whatever we want. :-)
> An option at install time, such as a drop down list of engines that
> are supported on the server, and selecting one is more appropriate.
> It will require preg stuff to change the engine. Or using the new
> schema, we can add that more elegantly (not sure how hard would
> it be, but can't be that hard).
It would be quite elegant because we generate all the CREATE statements
from scratch with schema API. No preg_replace required.
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Size: 186 bytes
Desc: OpenPGP digital signature
Url : http://lists.drupal.org/pipermail/development/attachments/20070603/1fd4c4ad/attachment.pgp
More information about the development