Annotation of pkgsrc/databases/mariadb104-client/DESCR, Revision 1.1
1.1 ! jdolecek 1: MariaDB Server is one of the most popular open source relational databases.
! 2: It's made by the original developers of MySQL.
! 4: MariaDB turns data into structured information in a wide array of applications,
! 5: ranging from banking to websites. It is an enhanced, drop-in replacement
! 6: for MySQL. MariaDB is used because it is fast, scalable and robust, with a
! 7: rich ecosystem of storage engines, plugins and many other tools make it very
! 8: versatile for a wide variety of use cases.
! 10: MariaDB is developed as open source software and as a relational database
! 11: it provides an SQL interface for accessing data. The latest versions of
! 12: MariaDB also include GIS and JSON features.
! 14: This package contains the MariaDB client programs and libraries.