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Unnsse Khan
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Joined: Nov 12, 2001
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Will Java Ranch ever consider to start a MySQL forum?
David O'Meara

Joined: Mar 06, 2001
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I'm doubting it. The majority of MySQL problems get managed in the JDBC forum, and the ones that don't fit usually fall into the Tomcat (ClassNotFound) realm.
That pretty much covers our MySQL requirements. I had a MySQL question related to running it on Linux, but I dropped it into the Linux forum, since it could have been about running almost anything on Linux...
Was there a requirement for the forum not covered above? We tend to restrict new forums by requiring that we prove the need for it first, and I haven't seen that in relation to MySQL.
Thomas Paul
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In fact, we don't have a forum for any database. The Oracle forum is for Oracle/OAS, their app server.

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Unnsse Khan
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Joined: Nov 12, 2001
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Thanks for the reply! Very informative! Ok... for future reference, I will contact the JDBC & Linux sections for MySQL.
I agree. Here's the link:
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