[development] So why we do support postgresql?

Michelle Cox mcox at charter.net
Tue Jan 15 23:25:36 UTC 2008

Something like http://groups.drupal.org/node/6164 ?


On 1/15/2008 5:13:25 PM, Khalid Baheyeldin (kb at 2bits.com) wrote:
> I support chx's proposal, don't let PostgreSQL hinder the development
> cycle.
> But, every time we have this discussion, we get people talking
> theories but no concrete data.
> We here about Drupal must be database agnostic, down with monoculture, ...
> etc. Which is all good.
> What we are missing is how many real world websites use Drupal AND
> PostgreSQL, how big these sites are, how many contributed modules are
> being used, ...etc.
> I propose a poll with the following options on it:
> - MySQL InnoDB
> - PostgreSQL
> - other
> With comments enabled so we get at least some sampling of what is out
> there.
> Some data is better than no data, so let us get it.

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