>>>>> "Sasha" == Sasha Pachev <sasha@stripped> writes:
>> When engaged in these sorts of discussion, I find it valuable to attempt
>> to comprehend the worldview of the user being discussed. That it is easy
>> for you to make the conversion is not at issue. What is at issue is the
>> ability of the "average Access user" to do so. This requires that they
>> have a reasonable amount of technical skill and some level of proficency
>> with both Access and MySQL. It is not a skillset I would ascribe to the
>> "average Access user."
>> Again if the desire is to get a great number of Access users to convert,
>> you will have to offer either a toolset that makes the migration to/use of
>> MySQL as simple as their use of Access and/or an extremely compelling
>> reason to switch. Not compelling to you or I, we're already sold, but *to
Sasha> Actually this sounds like a fun project, aside from the
Sasha> fact that you have to work with Windows. I might be
Sasha> interested in working on it some day.
A note about this;
We at TCX has not that much windows competence; If anyone would like
to help us make the MySQL-Win32 installation better, please mail me!
We are even able to pay for this :)