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From:Steve Edberg Date:January 23 2001 9:22pm
Subject:Re: What proportion of sites use MySQL.
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At 11:44 AM -0500 1/23/01, Vivek Khera wrote:
>  >>>>> "AS" == Andy Stowell <andy@stripped> writes:
>AS> One of my clients has asked me to find out a rough idea as to what
>AS> proportion of database enabled websites use the MySQL database.

Along with the statistics below, you might try

for some more info.


>Exactly 67.2341231123123%
>Now really, how on earth do you expect to come up with such a
>statistic?  How can you even tell when a site is database backed let
>alone what database it is using?  You just can't do it.  So therefore,
>sticking with the rule that 93.234% of all statistics are just made
>up, I made one up for you ;-)

BTW, these percentages are a little off...perhaps they're slightly 
out of date. My latest calculations give me



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What proportion of sites use MySQL.Andy Stowell23 Jan
  • Re: What proportion of sites use MySQL.Vivek Khera23 Jan
    • Re: What proportion of sites use MySQL.Steve Edberg23 Jan