Apple is offering Internet Developers an overview of MySQL used as a database for driving Web applications.
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“For a time, some developers avoided MySQL for commercial applications because it did not implement certain features, such as transactions. But this is no longer the case, and MySQL is a great choice for just about any Web-based application,” said the author.
Topics covered in the article include setting up a secure MySQL installation; adding users; configuring and compiling the software; and more. Links to external resources and community sites related to MySQL are also provided, so check it out for details.