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Re: Bundle more relevant cnf files in MariaDB package


Thanks for your comments, Arjen.

> I severely dislike having multiple sample config files. History has proven
> that as multiple files are a pest to maintain, they will fall behind over
> time instead of getting updated. Since most settings can be given a sane
> default, with additional settings highly specific to each environment, I
> find that having a single baseline config can be quite sufficient.
> We've been using that approach for a few years now with good results.

I am with you on this. After toying with this for a while, I must say
I am a fan of one sample my.cnf as well.

Haidong Ji