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MySQL 5.6 too verbose when creating data directory
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When I install a MySQL package using MySQL Sandbox, if everything goes smoothly, I get an informative message on standard output, and I keep working.

This is OK


$HOME/opt/mysql/5.5.15/scripts/mysql_install_db --no-defaults \
--user=$USER --basedir=$HOME/opt/mysql/5.5.15 \
--datadir=$HOME/sandboxes/msb_5_5_15/data \
--lower_case_table_names=2
Installing MySQL system tables...
OK
Filling help tables...
OK

To start mysqld at boot time you have to copy
support-files/mysql.server to the right place for your system

PLEASE REMEMBER TO SET A PASSWORD FOR THE MySQL root …












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Better MySQL Security and Administration
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With the recent cyber attacks and breaches with data from large organizations including Sony, is your MySQL data safe? What are the best practices for securing and administering your MySQL environment? In this presentation we will cover the essential steps for better MySQL security. We will also cover the different installation and administration tasks necessary to ensure …


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Tungsten Replicator 2.0.4 released: usability and power
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It has been a bumpy ride, with dozens of issues opened and resolved, but we finally feel that Tungsten Replicator 2.0.4 is ready for prime time.There have been quite a lot of changes. Most notably, the replicator is much faster, especially when it comes to parallel replication, and it is much easier to install, thanks to its new integrated installer, which can validate all the requirements to install the replicator, …
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Usability improvements in Tungsten Replicator 2.0.4
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If you love a software product, you should try to improve it, and not be afraid of criticizing it. This principle has guided me with MySQL (where I have submitted many usability bugs, and discussed interface with developers for years), and it proves true for Tungsten Replicator as well. When I started working at Continuent, while I was impressed by the technology, I found the installation procedure and the product logs quite discouraging. I would almost say disturbing. Fortunately, my colleagues have agreed on my usability focus, and we can enjoy some tangible improvements. I have …

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Getting started with Tungsten Replicator and Tungsten Sandbox
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We have been busy, at Continuent. In addition to our usual work with high performance replication, we have addressed usability issues, since we know that a hard-to-use problem, no matter how powerful, has low adoption. Thus, is with some personal satisfaction that I can announce the release of Tungsten Replicator 2.0.3, which comes with several huge improvements in matter of user friendliness. The …
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Guide to MySQL installation files
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Even for DBAs already familiar with MySQL, the choice of installation methods and the variety of install/package files is overwhelming and confusing.

I’ll make a (very!) brief introduction to the various installation options, concentrating on the Linux operating system, and provide with a simple shopping list.

For illustration, I’ll refer to the MySQL 5.1.52 community edition, the latest at the time of this writing. Downloads are available at http://dev.mysql.com/downloads/mysql/5.1.html.

I will then refer to alternate distributions. …

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10 Steps: MySQL Monitoring through Nagios: Install & Configure
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Nagios is a powerful monitoring system and here we will learn how to monitor MySQL through Nagios. We will be installing Nagios, required plugins and configuring it to monitor MySQL Database Server. Let’s unleash the power step by step: Installing and configuring Nagios Step-1 : Install required stuff: yum install httpd yum install gcc yum […]

Installing MySQL On Mac OS X (Darwin Kernel)
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Recently I happen to install MySQL on Mac OS X (Darvin Kernel).  Below are the quick 5 steps to accomplish the task. Step 1: Check Mac Version Very first step is to verify the Mac OS X’s current version to decide MySQL Installation file to be downloaded. For example for Mac version: 10.4 you should […]

Drupal 7 test drive appliance updated to 7.0-beta2, now with GUI option
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Over the weekend I updated my Drupal 7 test appliance in SUSE Studio to the Drupal 7.0-beta2 release, which was released on Oct. 23rd. I also added phpMyAdmin upon a user request, to provide a web-based method to work with the MySQL instance, if needed.

In addition to the …

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Testing Drupal 7 on a virtual appliance with MySQL 5.1 and the InnoDB plugin
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The Drupal community just recently released another alpha test release of their upcoming Drupal 7 version, to shake out the remaining bugs and to encourage more users to test it.

If you would like to give it a try, but you don't have a free server handy, how about using a virtual machine instead? Using the fabolous SuSE Studio, I've created an appliance based on openSUSE …

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