Do you use MySQL?
riemer at palstra.com
Thu Mar 16 13:05:18 UTC 2006
On Thu, Mar 16, 2006 at 11:18:46AM +0100, Greg 'groggy' Lehey wrote:
> - Which version of FreeBSD are you running?
A mixture of 5.4 and 6.0 (new installs currently get 6.0, I plan on
checking 6.1 and making it the default in the coming weeks or so).
> - Which version of MySQL are you running?
A mixture of 4.1 and 5.0, new installs get 5.0.
> - If you're not running MySQL 5.0, why not?
These are 'older' installations, being stable in their current setup, so
no real need to bump a major version number on them.
> - Where do you get your MySQL software from?
> * From the ports collection?
Yes (also rolling my own packages from them, when needed).
> - Which threading library are you using? Why?
libthr on 6.0. Some minor performance improvements over libpthread, but
combined with some tweaks in my-huge.cnf copied over to /etc/my.cnf,
this can be quite a difference from a default install.
(On 4.x I used LinuxThreads, I saw no real need to try them on 5.x or
> - Have you had to change the default installation (different compile
> flags, different installation directories, etc.)?
BUILD_STATIC & BUILD_OPTIMIZED
> - Do you have any problems that you think are related to the choice of
> the version you're using?
None at the moment.
Riemer Palstra Amsterdam, The Netherlands
riemer at palstra.com http://www.palstra.com/
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