Thinkcloud (1901664) writes "Oracle's commercial extensions for MySQL handle basic tasks such as monitoring and backup for enterprises. One way or another, the real issue here is the sheer amount of muscle that Oracle has in the database space." Link to Original Source
Top Ten Things Overheard At The ANSI C Draft Committee Meetings:
(7) Well, it's an excellent idea, but it would make the compilers too
hard to write.