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Old 02-26-2009, 04:42 PM   #1
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LXer: MySQL forks: Monty splits from Sun

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Sometimes open source projects "fork." Disagreements over direction cause a splinter group to hive off and maintain their own separate code base. This is going to happen with well-known heavyweight FOSS staple, MySQL, after the original author quit Sun Microsystems earlier this month.



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