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Re: MySQL Backend

From: Ryan Schmidt <subversion-2006Q1_at_ryandesign.com>
Date: 2006-01-18 03:05:14 CET

On Jan 18, 2006, at 02:16, Adrian Hoe wrote:

>>> I noticed that someone called Glenn Thompson was working on a
>>> MySQL backend
>>> for SVN but his website doesn't show many signs of life and I was
>>> wondering
>>> whether anything came from this project and whether someone else
>>> has been
>>> working on a similar project?
>>> I have a repository that I would like to be able to integrate
>>> into our
>>> existing MySQL backup system.
>> Nobody has worked on the proposed SQL backend in quite some time,
> I think SVN support for MySQL backend will be hot because of its
> wide penetration the user community. I would love to use SVN with
> MySQL too. I wonder why the development team is not interested to
> look into MySQL. Anyone?

I must be missing something. What does a complex heavy database
system like MySQL get you that the light and fast FSFS repository
format doesn't? In other words, why do you want this? :-)

Anthony said integration with backup system. Subversion with the FSFS
backend is exceptionally easy to back up...

I have nothing against MySQL, and use it for all my web site database
needs, I just don't see what makes it better (or even good) for

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