On Thu, Jan 31, 2013 at 5:37 PM, "Jóhann B. Guðmundsson"
On 01/31/2013 04:38 PM, Kevin Fenzi wrote:
> On Thu, 31 Jan 2013 16:30:30 +0000
> "Jóhann B. Guðmundsson" <johannbg(a)gmail.com> wrote:
>> On 01/31/2013 04:30 PM, Kevin Fenzi wrote:
>>> I don't see how a distribution default would make any sense.
>> I guess that's as senseless to you as it is for me fesco decision of
>> make mariadb to be preferred "default" is to me...
> That would be the default between MariaDB and Mysql. Which are (at
> least for now mostly) compatible. So, if a package can use that
> interface, we prefer them to use MariaDB. They can't use both at the
> same time.
Which fesco members is going to handle those changes?
The MariaDB feature includes using provides/obsoletes on the "mysql"
names, so the transition should be automatic for most packages.