Subject: Re: Computer Survey on perceived advantages of Open Source
From: Adam Turoff <>
Date: Fri, 13 May 2005 14:46:00 -0400

On Thu, May 12, 2005 at 04:12:43PM -0700, Cliff Schmidt wrote:
> IMO, users of vendor-run open source
> software projects take on more risk (assuming they invest heavily in
> integrating the software into the rest of their business) than those
> who use closed source software that is built on industry standards.

Are you saying that MySQL is riskier than Oracle?  Or that 
MySQL vs. Oracle is riskier than PostgreSQL vs. Oracle?

Please explain.

-- Adam