Drupal and the spirit of openness

So what does it take to get accepted around here?
I've started this post to kick off a discussion about the Drupal database abstraction layer, and how to encourage support for other databases.

Developing and testing against live

I usually develop locally on a VM. I generally have more confidence if I'm developing on a platform which is as much like live as possible - and this usually means copying the live database to my local dev environment.

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