[CentOS-devel] importing MariaDB to CentOS-Extras

Wed Dec 19 13:48:21 UTC 2012
Les Mikesell <lesmikesell at gmail.com>

On Wed, Dec 19, 2012 at 2:51 AM, Manuel Wolfshant
<wolfy at nobugconsulting.ro> wrote:
> >> There seems to be a bit of interest in making MariaDB available in
>> CentOS-Extras. There are a few options on how we set it up by default:
>> 1) replace MySQL completely
>> 2) Have a parallel install with default port :3307
>> 3) split the package by configs and have a config that replaces mysql,
>> sets port :3306 while the default install is a parallel install (
>> /var/log/maraidb and port 3307 )
> +1 for a complete replace. I doubt that anyone would use both servers in
> the same time on the same machine, except maybe for evaluation purposes.

Won't  (and shouldn't) that be a problem for any repository with a
policy of "don't replace core packages"?

   Les Mikesell
     lesmikesell at gmail.com