February 24, 2010 Susan Gantner
In a recent tip, I wrote about why I think MySQL is a great benefit to our platform. With its DB2 for i storage engine, MySQL allows yet one more way to access DB2 data. In this article, I’ll go into a few naming gotchas that can arise when using MySQL. But first I’ll describe some scenarios in which developers in today’s RPG shops may find themselves taking advantage of MySQL.
The first scenario is one I touched on in my last tip: the availability of a huge array of open source (i.e., free or nearly free) applications written