Today we upgraded the PCRE library bundled with MariaDB-10.0 to PCRE-8.34. This PCRE release includes some improvements, fixes for better stability and performance, and gives more compatibility with the Perl regular expressions. I’d like to give details on the PCRE changes that especially affected MariaDB. PCRE now includes support for [[:<:]] and [[:>:]] as used in the BSD […]READ MORE
MariaDB will be at @fosdem in February: https://t.co/gXm6VIXvSq
I had completely missed that #mariadb 10.2 supports #json so well:
This seems like a much way better to store random data than serializing them.
The latest MariaDB releases, 10.2.11 and 10.1.29, see a long-awaited update to the built-in Mroonga storage engine, based on @groonga, the open-source fulltext search engine.