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OurSQL Episode 134: When Binary's Not Binary
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This week, we take a lighter topic and talk about the many uses and meanings of "binary". Ear candy is a but about SET GLOBAL SQL_BIN_LOG, and At the Movies is Ariel Weisberg of VoltDB explaining sharding and elastic clustering.

Events
DBA Hangops - an every-other-week hangout for dba's (right now it's mostly MySQL) - The DB hangops sessions for April and May are April 10th, April 24th, May 8th and May 22nd.

Upcoming MySQL tech tours (http://www.mysql.com/news-and-events/events/)

Call for Papers for MySQL Connect is open! The call closes Friday, April 12th.

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OurSQL Episode 131: Fresh Variables
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This week we discuss changed behavior of variables in MySQL 5.6. In ear candy we talk about a cloud-based service to play with SQL on different databases, and At the Movies is Stewart Smith of Percona talking about MySQL in the Cloud as a Service during Linux Conf Australia in Canberra.

Changed behavior of variables in 5.6
boolean variables can be set to ON/OFF 1/0 TRUE/FALSE

Variables with changes:
log_slave_updates

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OurSQL Episode 130: Retired Variables
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This week we discuss deprecated, removed and ignored variables in MySQL 5.6. Ear Candy is about innodb_file_per_table enabled by default, and At the Movies is "Different MySQL Forks for Different MySQL Folks".

Events
Upcoming MySQL tech tours (http://www.mysql.com/news-and-events/events/)

Open Database Camp will be part of the Northeast LinuxFest at Harvard University, Cambridge MA Saturday March 16th and Sunday March 17th, 2013. You can register and submit presentations on the opensqlcamp.org website.

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OurSQL Episode 125: New and Improved...And Faster!
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This week we discuss part 1 of the new optimizer enhancements in MySQL 5.6. Ear Candy is a gotcha about persistent replication configuration, and At the Movies is MVCC in PostgreSQL.

Events

Galera, SkySQL and MariaDB are doing a Road Show in Hamburg on February 1st and Stockholm on February 7th.

FOSDEM 2013 is taking place in Brussels, Belgium Sat Feb 2 - Sun Feb 3rd.

OSCON 2013 will take place in Portland, OR from Monday July 22nd through Friday July 26th. The call for speakers closes at midnight Pacific Time on Monday, February 4th.

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OurSQL Episode 124: When Do You Want It?
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This week, we talk about Linux I/O schedulers. Ear Candy is iotop, and At the Movies is learning how to use EXPLAIN.

News
OurSQL is taking the EBU's recommendation for volume for mobile devices. You can find a link to a white paper titled: "On the way to loudness nirvana".

Events
Oracle is doing a small MySQL tech tour, on January 22nd to Pleasanton, CA and on January 23rd to Belmont, CA.

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OurSQL Episode 121: Fun with text files
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This week we discuss manipulating text data and the CSV storage engine. Ear Candy is Venn Diagrams visually showing joins, and At the Movies is about how to retain your individuality while being on a team.

Events
FOSDEM 2013 is taking place in Brussels, Belgium Sat Feb 2 - Sun Feb 3rd. Call for papers for the MySQL & Friends room closes December 21st.

Northeast LinuxFest is happening at Harvard University, Cambridge MA Saturday March 16th and Sunday March 17th, 2013. Open Database Camp will be held there. Sponsors are needed, make sure to specify


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OurSQL Episode 120: Trigger Happy
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This week we discuss triggers in MySQL. Ear Candy is SQL in the Shell, and At the Movies is Project Triage and Recovery, by Keith Casey of Twilio, at the 2012 CodeConnexx conference.

FOSDEM 2013 is taking place in Brussels, Belgium Sat Feb 2 - Sun Feb 3rd. Call for papers for the MySQL & Friends room closes December 21st.

Northeast LinuxFest is happening at Harvard University, Cambridge MA Saturday March 16th and Sunday March 17th, 2013. Open Database Camp will be held there. Sponsors are needed, make sure to specify you are helping

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OurSQL Episode 119: I Do DECLARE
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This week we talk more about stored routines, including the several different DECLARE statements. Ear Candy is about ssh hacks to make logging into multiple servers easy, and At the Movies is "Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Deployment But Were Afraid to Ask".

Events
FOSDEM 2013 is taking place in Brussels, Belgium Sat Feb 2 - Sun Feb 3rd. Call for papers for the MySQL & Friends room closes December 21st.

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OurSQL Episode 109: Starting with the right foot
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This week we talk about startup scripts and their gotchas. Ear candy is a startup cache gotcha and at the movies presents an introduction to VoltDB.

Events

Percona Live Santa Clara, 2013 call for papers closes Friday October 12th.

Oracle's "Scale with MySQL" seminars:
near Paris, Tuesday 16 October
Scale with MySQL Seminar, London, Tuesday 30 October

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OurSQL Episode 107: Staying concurrent
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This week we present what Multi-Version Concurrency Control (MVCC) means, as well as how InnoDB implements it to achieve transactionality and ACID compliance. Ear candy is a GROUP BY performance gotcha, and At the Movies is a FULLTEXT webinar from Percona.

Events
MySQL Connect will be held in San Francisco on Saturday September 29th and Sunday September 30th. The schedule is now online.

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OurSQL Episode 106: FULLTEXT on ACID
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This week we present InnoDB FULLTEXT search. Ear Candy is about SOUNDEX() and SOUNDS LIKE queries, and At the Movies is about FULLTEXT search throwdown by Bill Karwin.

Events
MySQL Connect will be held in San Francisco on Saturday September 29th and Sunday September 30th. The schedule is now online.

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OurSQL Episode 98: MySQL Puppeteering
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This week we present using Puppet to manage MySQL. Ear Candy is netcat and At the Movies is a video about the Master High Availability toolkit by Yoshinori Matsunobu.

Feedback
Daniël van Eeden gave us lots of great feedback this week:
Episode 93, which included iotop and ionice in ear candy
CFQ scheduler for Linux
noop scheduler for Linux
deadline scheduler for Linux

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OurSQL Episode 97: Who's Watching the Databases?
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This week we present an interview with Rohit Nadhani of WebYog about MONyog, a MySQL monitoring and advisory tool.

Conferences
OSCon will be held Monday Jul 16th through Friday Jul 20th and has a data track. We did a podcast about OSCon, including a discount code!

MySQL Connect will be held in San Francisco on Saturday September 29th and Sunday September 30th. This is a technical conference about MySQL, bringing together MySQL engineers at Oracle and the MySQL Community, and will include sessions about the latest MySQL


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OurSQL Episode 96: Talking about Nothing
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This week we talk about NULLs and how to find the right data type.

Events
OSCon will be held Monday Jul 16th through Friday Jul 20th and has a data track. We did a podcast about OSCon, including a discount code!

MySQL Connect will be held in San Francisco on Saturday September 29th and Sunday September 30th. This is a technical conference about MySQL, bringing together MySQL engineers at Oracle and the MySQL Community, and will include sessions about the latest MySQL features and roadmaps. The


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OurSQL Episode 94: It's Still Not Our Type, Part 3
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We finish our series on data types by talking about ENUM, SET and all the different sql modes.

Conferences
The 1st Latin American Conference about MySQL, NoSQL and Cloud technologies, will be held in Buenos Aires from Tuesday, June 26th through Thursday, June 28th at the Puerto Madero Hilton Hotel.

MySQL Connect will be held in San Francisco on Saturday September 29th and Sunday September 30th. This is a technical conference about MySQL, bringing together MySQL engineers at Oracle and the MySQL Community, and will include sessions about the latest MySQL features and roadmaps.

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OurSQL Episode 92: It's Not Our Type, Part 2
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This week we talk about numeric data types in MySQL.

News/Events/Feedback
OurSQL Listener Jesper Hansen was nice enough to take a screen shot of episode 0 of the ourSQL podcast hitting 12,345 downloads.

Conferences:
MySQL Innovation Day Schedule Tuesday June 5th, Redwood Shores, CA. Register here (free) (http://www.mysql.com/news-and-events/events/innovation-day/). Content will be available via live stream, so save the date!

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OurSQL Episode 87: A Shift in the Cloud
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This week we talk with Mark Atwood of RedHat about OpenShift, a free, auto-scaling Platform as a Service (PaaS) for applications. Use promotional code "oursql" when signing up!

News/Events/Feedback
We are very thankful for our listeners! Last week we won a MySQL Community Contributor of the Year award (Sarah Novotny, Gerry Narvaja and Sheeri Cabral, who have all been hosts, won the award). Here's a picture of the award we all won.

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OurSQL Episode 76: Off the Charts, part 3
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News/Feedback
Registration for Percona Live: MySQL Conference and Expo is open! The conference is from Tuesday, April 10th through Thursday, April 12th. Use code PL-pod and save 10% off the early bird prices!.

The next free Oracle Technology Network Developer Day for MySQL will be Thursday, February 9th, 2012 in Frankfurt, Germany. http://www.oracle.com/webapps/events/ns/EventsDetail.jsp?p_eventId=148478&src=7314534&src=7314534&Act=240

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OurSQL Episode 75: Off the Charts, part 2
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Part 1 of the monitoring series: http://bit.ly/oursql074

News:
The next free Oracle Technology Network Developer Day for MySQL will be Thursday, February 9th, 2012 in Frankfurt, Germany. Register for free here.

Registration for Percona Live: MySQL Conference and Expo is open! The conference is from Tuesday, April 10th through Thursday, April 12th. Use code PL-pod and save 10% off the early bird prices!. Early bird pricing is only good for about 7 more weeks, so make sure to register soon!

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OurSQL Episode 74: Off the Charts, part 1
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This week we kick off a multi-part series on monitoring. In this episode we discuss the MySQL Enterprise Monitor offering from Oracle and the MONyog offering from Webyog.

News
The Independent Oracle User Group is looking for nominations to the MySQL Council.

The next OTN Developer Day for MySQL will be Thursday, February 9th, 2012 in Frankfurt, Germany. Registration is free.

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OurSQL Episode 73: What happened?
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This week we present a year in review for the MySQL Ecosystem, including updates from Oracle's MySQL (http://www.mysql.com), SkySQL, Percona and MariaDB.

News:
The MySQL developer’s room at FOSDEM has almost 40 submissions, and only about a dozen slots, so they need your vote to figure out what sessions will be presented. Send in your votes via twitter or e-mail, see Giuseppe's blog post and session descriptions.

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OurSQL Episode 71: Table Manners, part 2
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This week, we continue our discussion about MySQL and its forks. We discuss the Percona server and MariaDB.

Percona Live comes to Washington, DC on Wednesday, January 11th, 2012 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. There is a 50% discount for students, faculty and staff of educational organizations, and a 35% discount for government employees. http://www.percona.com/live/dc-2012/

Percona Server
Percona software

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OurSQL Episode 70: Table Manners, part 1
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We called this podcast table manners because we are often asked what MySQL fork to use. This is part 1 of a 2-part series. This week we delve into Oracle's MySQL and Drizzle.

News:
There will be a "MySQL and Friends" devroom at FOSDEM 2012 in Brussels, Belgium on Sunday, February 5th, 2012. If you are interested in giving a talk, please submit it before December 26th through the submission form. There will also be a dinner on Saturday February 4th, for anyone making travel plans.

Last week we talked about the debian packages available for MySQL 5.5. We went looking for the packages and could not find the Debian drop-down for downloading MySQL 5.5, but we’re happy to report that the drop-down menu item is there now.


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OurSQL Episode 69: Replication Secret Agent
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In this episode we talk about the MySQL Master High Availability Agent, aka MHA.

News

There will be a "MySQL and Friends" devroom at FOSDEM 2012. The dev room is scheduled for Sunday 5th February 2012, whole day. If you are interested to give a talk, please submit it before December 26th through the submission form. You can read the original announcement by Frédéric Descamps.

Meet the MySQL Experts Podcast

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OurSQL Episode 67: HA and Replication
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News/Feedback
Last week we talked about how we learn and keep up to date with changes to MySQL. Mark Grennan of mysqlfanboy.com posted his own list of MySQL resources.

Call for papers for Percona Live: MySQL Conference & Expo 2012 is open until Monday, December 5th. To submit a paper, first register as a speaker at http://www.percona.com/live/mysql-conference-2012/user/register and then go to My Account -> Submit Proposal.

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OurSQL Episode 66: Breaking the News Reels
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In this podcast we talk about how to keep up with the MySQL ecosystem, and introduce a new segment. We invite you to let us know how you keep up, too. And we've updated our theme song!

News
The Meet the MySQL Experts podcast is now on iTunes. So now you can subscribe to the feedburner feed or to the iTunes feed.

Call for papers for Percona Live: MySQL Conference & Expo 2012 is open until Monday, December 5th. The MySQL Conference & Expo is Tuesday April 10 - Thursday, April 12, 2012 in Santa Clara, CA. To submit a paper, first register as a speaker at


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OurSQL Episode 64: Are We Normal Yet?
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News
Call for papers for Percona Live: MySQL Conference & Expo 2012 is open until Monday, December 5th. The MySQL Conference & Expo is Tuesday April 10 - Thursday, April 12, 2012 in Santa Clara, CA. To submit a paper, first register as a speaker at http://www.percona.com/live/mysql-conference-2012/user/register and then go to My Account -> Submit Proposal.

Normalization
Book: An Introduction to Database Systems by CJ Date

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OurSQL Episode 63: Snowing Already?
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This week, Gerry Narvaja guest hosts and we talk about star and snowflake schemas, as a follow-up to last week's podcast on Data Warehousing 101.

News
FOSDEM has a call for papers open until Sunday, November 6th. FOSDEM is one of the largest free and non-commercial open source events, taking place in Brussels, Belgium on February 4th and 5th. There will be a Developer’s room that's near and dear to our hearts called "MySQL, MariaDB and friends".

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OurSQL Episode 62: Data Warehousing 101
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Josh Berkus of PostgreSQL Experts spoke at OS Bridge this summer on Data Warehousing 101:
Everything you never wanted to know about big databases but were forced to find out anyway (http://it.toolbox.com/blogs/database-soup/data-warehousing-101-slides-video-up-47456 has video and slides)

News
Call for papers for Percona Live: MySQL Conference & Expo 2012 is open! They opened it on Friday, September 15th and the call will close on Monday, December 5th. The MySQL Conference & Expo is Tuesday April 10 - Thursday, April 12, 2012 in Santa Clara, CA. To submit a paper, first register as a speaker at


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OurSQL Episode 61: Security Blankets, Part 2
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We go over the open calls for papers, upcoming conferences, conversations with Oracle, and finish up our 2-part series on MySQL security.

Calls for papers:
Call for papers for Percona Live: MySQL Conference & Expo 2012 is open! They opened it on Friday, September 15th and the call will close on Monday, December 5th. The MySQL Conference & Expo is Tuesday April 10 - Thursday, April 12, 2012 in Santa Clara, CA.

To submit a paper, first register as a speaker at http://www.percona.com/live/mysql-conference-2012/user/register and then go to My Account -> Submit Proposal.

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