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InnoDB vs. MyISAM 

MySQL InnoDB vs. MyISAM and the foreign key constraint of death

During the last few months I constantly ran into problems with MySQL which drove me crazy and I finally decided to use PostgreSQL for all new projects. Today I figured out what was going on:

On my development machine I have MySQL version 5.1.61 installed. Recent Webfaction servers ...