* MARK CALLAGHAN <mdcallag@stripped> [09/03/05 20:35]:
> I am not excluding the community. Sun/MySQL is and as a result much of
> the energy from the community has moved over to Drizzle.
I will not go into details in differences between MySQL and
Drizzle (age of the project, licensing, development model), but
just the fact that we are having this discussion and that your
bugs, tests and patches are being worked on, speaks to the
> I don't mind surveys but I am not sure how many decisions will be
> reached if they are to be made by direct participation rather than a
> representative democracy.
Then please, by all means, select a representative.