Here's an on-the-record UserLand beef: Jason Levine is thinking seriously about migrating his site off of Frontier. I'm curious to see what he and other emigrants might choose as a replacement. I haven't used anything else that seems to offer comparable integration of a web server, scripting platform, and database.

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While not an integrated, single app, using Apache plus MySql plus PHP or perl looks to be equally powerful. And given my complaints about Userland, the lack of integration is a *plus* -- problems with one component don't mean that I have to scrap the whole system.

(Also, if I'm going to have to depend on a product's user community for support rather than it's vendor, then you'd be hard pressed to say that the perl/PHP/Apache/MySql community doesn't have a big step up on Frontier's, if only due to sheer numbers.)

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