MySQL 5.6 has introduced a new unit test framework beside the existing ones. The googletest test framework is now part of the MySQL test framework for 5.6. GoogleTest is a C++ Testing Framework that helps write better C++ tests.
I realized that it was used when i tried to buid a MySQL release from sources [...]
common_schema 1.3 is released and is available for download. New and noteworthy in this version:
I'm very happy to announce the release of common_schema, version 1.1 (revision 300).
This version boasts with compelling new features: innovative QueryScript syntax, libraries, views which add to your skills as a DBA, making some maintenance and management tasks a breeze.
It is not a secret that we’ve been kicking the tires and playing with JIRA for project management. After using it since the beginning of the year most of us like the feel of it and we’ve decided that it makes sense to start using it more.
As you know, the MariaDB project has many fragmented resources. We report bugs in Launchpad. We store our plans in worklog. We’ve never used the Launchpad Blueprint feature for this very reason. We don’t use Launchpad Answers because we have the Knowledgebase.[Read more...]
In Ausgabe 3/2012 der Fachzeitschrift JavaSPEKTRUM wurde kürzlich ein Artikel mit dem Titel "SOA-basierte NoSQL-Lösung im Mobile-Umfeld" veröffentlicht, dessen Co-Author ich bin. Er beschreibt, wie eine mobile Java-Applikation mittels kreativer Ansätze und einem Mix aus moderner und altbewährter Technik zum Erfolg gebracht wurde.[Read more...]
I've written a patch which completes Sphinx's integration with MySQL 5.5.
Up until a couple months ago, Sphinx would not compile with MySQL 5.5 at all. This is, thankfully, resolved as of Sphinx 2.0.3.
However, to my disdain, I've found out that it only partially work: the sphinx_snippets() user defined function is not included within the plugin library. After some quick poking I discovered that it was not added to the build, and when added, would not compile.
I rely on sphinx_snippets() quite a lot, and like it. Eventually I wrote the fix to the snippets_udf.cc which allows it to run in a MySQL 5.5 server.
Here are the changes for the 2.0.4 version of[Read more...]
common_schema, revision 218 is released, with major new features, top one being server side scripting. Here are the highlights:
common_schema makes for a QueryScript implementation for MySQL. You can run server side[Read more...]