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MySQL or PostgreSQL

 
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I have been using MySQL for quite awhile. Was wondering if PostgreSQL was any better or worse? Or is it just a "feature" issue where they both have features the other one doesn't so it becomes a trade off?
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One thing I definitely don't like about MySQL is that the current version does not support subqueries. If all you ever do is "select * from table" then it's not an issue. But for more more sophisticated querying MySQL in its present form just doesn't cut it.
 
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That's good to know. What about Stored Procedures. I heard that MySQL does not support them but PostgreSQL does. However, when browsing through the documentation I can find nothing to confirm this one way or another.
 
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