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I am using Ubuntu 11.10 and I want to learn SQL and PL/SQL. Can someone please advice me the most suitable database that I should install?

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PL/SQL is a procedural language used in Oracle: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PL/SQL

So, if you want to learn PL/SQL, then Oracle is your only choice.

If you want to learn SQL in general, then PostgreSQL, MySQL or even SQLite are quite suitable for the task.

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