Day: January 31, 2010

MySQL Commands

This is a list of handy MySQL commands that I use from time to time. At the bottom are functions, statements and clauses you can use with MySQL. Below when you see # it means from the unix shell. When you see mysql> it means from a MySQL prompt after logging into MySQL. The description…


MariaDB vs. MySQL

MySQL is dead. Long live MySQL. Now that oracle owns MySQL, it will certainly kill it as quickly and quietly as possible. If you were a large corporation, why would you want to have a stable, open source, widely used software platform competing with your fee related software that is generating a profit from the…