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From Wolfgang Keller <felip...@gmx.net>
Subject Re: Request Advice on Use of OO's Base & MySQL to Accomplish a Task Done Nicely by MS Access
Date Sun, 07 Apr 2013 18:08:14 GMT
> I need advice as to whether OO's Base with MySQL

Don't use MySQL if you want to get your data back in a consistent state
reliably.

Use PostgreSQL instead.

Avoid the "embedded" database.

> can be used in a practical way to do some tasks, before making a
> major attempt to switch from MS Access to OO & MySQL for this work.
> Do such tasks seem appropriate for OO's Base & MySQL?  Can Base
> provide very critical control of the positioning of text?

The forms will have to be defined in Writer.

Sincerely,

Wolfgang

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