Terrible choices: MySQL

In addition to the aforementioned MySQL behaviour you should be aware of, another list pointing out flaws/quirks in MySQL.

Had I knew all this from the start, maybe the ride would had been in easy mode. You can’t shake off the dirty sensation of “I have made a terrible choice” if you have to explain these awful quirks of MySQL to every new programmer. In a way this is technical debt – you have to pay the cognitive burden to correctly use MySQL.

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Bramus is a frontend web developer from Belgium, working as a Chrome Developer Relations Engineer at Google. From the moment he discovered view-source at the age of 14 (way back in 1997), he fell in love with the web and has been tinkering with it ever since (more …)

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