[Centos] centos4/rhes4 - mysql4?

Mon Jan 24 16:00:16 UTC 2005
William Hooper <whooperhsd3 at earthlink.net>

Steve Meyers said:

> In any case, it probably wouldn't take a genius to rewrite the MySQL
> libraries from scratch and release it under the LGPL.  Eventually, someone
> will probably do that.

The current tactic with Rawhide and Debian is to just link php against the
older v3 LGPL libraries.  It is a workable solution as long as nothing
gets added that will break v3 clients talking to v4 servers or the
overhead in maintaining older v3 libraries becomes too much.

William Hooper