Answering MariaDB questions on StackOverflow

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Rick James is a MySQL and MariaDB consultant and one of the top contributors on StackOverflow in the MySQL & MariaDB space. During this interview, Rick James and Daniel Black will discuss how this came to be, what Rick has seen as frequently asked questions on stack overflow, as well as how MariaDB can improve to make it as easy as possible for new (and seasoned) users to run MariaDB Server successfully.

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Rick James
MySQL performance consultant

Interviewed by Daniel Black
Chief Innovation Officer – MariaDB Foundation

Commented by Vicențiu Ciorbaru
Senior software developer, Team Lead – MariaDB Foundation