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Re: [Maria-docs] MariaDB 5.3 docs


Hi Daniel,

On Tue, Jun 28, 2011 at 09:51:44AM -0400, Daniel Bartholomew wrote:
> We're getting closer to the first beta release of MariaDB 5.3 and
> several of the new features have been documented in the Knowledgebase
> and linked to from this page:
> http://kb.askmonty.org/en/what-is-mariadb-53
> What I don't know is if there are any features which have either:
> 1. not been documented in the Knowledgebase at all,

I've found several missing things and added them. I've also split the list into
groups by function.

> If you have worked on 5.3, please review the above page to make sure
> the items you worked on are present and fully documented. If they aren't
> please document them in the Knowledgebase and add them to the above
> page (or send me enough information about them so that I can document
> them). If they are present, but inadequately documented, please add what
> is missing or let me know what is missing. Don't worry about your
> documentation being perfect, I will clean it up. If you need any help,
> please contact me via email or on IRC.

There is lots of optimizer stuff without adequate documentation. Here,
optimizer team should provide info.

Some of it is already out there. For instance, could you check out these slides
and see if they have enough info to document index_merge/sort-intersect and
"Fair choice between index_merge and range"?
Sergey Petrunia, Software Developer
Monty Program AB, http://askmonty.org
Blog: http://s.petrunia.net/blog

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