[fpc-pascal] Migrate mantis bugtracker
Michael Van Canneyt
michael at freepascal.org
Fri Aug 1 09:39:31 CEST 2014
On Thu, 31 Jul 2014, silvioprog wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 31, 2014 at 1:48 PM, Michael Van Canneyt <michael at freepascal.org> wrote:
> In case someone is interested:
> I created a FPC program to migrate a mantis bugtracker database from MySQL to Postgres.
> The reason for creating such a beast is that MySQL is inferior to Postgres in many ways,
> and so we're switching the FPC bugtracker from MySQL to Postgres. (the recent bugtracker downtime is no stranger to this decision)
> The program takes care of several conversion pitfalls: Different data types and erroneous data (MySQL allows wrong UTF8 in the tables, postgres rightly complains about it).
> If someone has interest in such a program : let me know, and I'll send you the sources.
> Hello buddy!
> I'm interested! Please send it to Github, that way everyone will benefit. :-)
Well, FPC also has a repository for this kind of side-projects:
Just check out
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