[wp-hackers] WordPress and MySQL Proxy

Peter Westwood peter.westwood at ftwr.co.uk
Thu Oct 2 21:10:19 GMT 2008

Stephane Daury wrote:
> Hey all,
> Does anyone have any experience with using MySQL Proxy as a clustered 
> DB backend for WP?
> http://forge.mysql.com/wiki/MySQL_Proxy
> We're using it quite successfully for other apps, but we're wondering 
> if anyone has any experience they'd like to share before we dive in 
> trying it out for a WP farm.
> Also, I can't seem to remember what wordpress.com uses for DB 
> clustering/replication.
> I could have sworn Matt had mentioned something of the kind on the 
> list a few months ago, but I can't seem to craft a query that returns 
> the results I'm looking for...

wp.com used Hyper-DB from what I recall.



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