From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
|Developer(s)||MySQL AB, a subsidiary of Sun Microsystems since February 2008 which is also a subsidiary of Oracle Corporation since January 2010|
|Initial release||23 May 1995|
|Stable release||5.6.26 / July 24, 2015|
|Preview release||5.7.8 / August 3, 2015|
|Written in||C, C++|
|Type||Relational database management system|
|License||GNU General Public License or proprietary EULA|
History[change | change source]
MySQL was first released in May 1995 and a Windows version was released in January 1998. The latest version (5.6.11) was released in April 2013.
Compatibility[change | change source]
Major users[change | change source]
Some of the largest MySQL users on the internet include:
Many PHP scripts also use MySQL. These include:
Related pages[change | change source]
Notes[change | change source]
- "Changes in MySQL 5.6.26". MySQL 5.6 Reference Manual. Oracle. 2015-07-24. http://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.6/en/news-5-6-26.html. Retrieved 28 September 2015.
- "Changes in Release 5.7.8 (Release Candidate)". MySQL 5.7 Reference Manual. Oracle. 2015-08-03. http://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.7/en/news-5-7-8.html. Retrieved 28 September 2015.
- Apple's Xserve uses MySQL