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Re: Why is Postgres so much better than MySQL? -- was Re: MySQL -- was mysql backup quesiton

 On Jan 8, 2008 12:47 PM,  <[hidden email]> wrote: 
> I was just looking around the web for some stats, but everything I have 
> found shows the latest PostgreSQL (>8.2) beats the tar out of MySQL 5.1, 
> especially on multi-core processors. 
> Generally speaking, you'll get better performance using PostgreSQL under 
> heavy load on equivalent hardware. So, again, hardware isn't part of the 
> discussion. 

It would be helpful if you could provide references for these claims. 

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