Hi there, today we will learn about an amazing tool that every single MySQL dba must know, I’m talking about MySQL Sandbox.
MySQL Sandbox is developed by Giuseppe Maxia (The Data Charmer), it’s a tool that make the installation of MySQL servers very easy. If you need to quickly create a MySQL instance for test or a replication setup(it supports master slave, circular and master master replication), this it the tool.
Go to http://mysqlsandbox.net/ and get the latest version (I got from launchpad):
yum install perl perl-ExtUtils-MakeMaker perl-Test-Simple wget https://launchpad.net/mysql-sandbox/mysql-sandbox-3/mysql-sandbox-3/+download/MySQL-Sandbox-3.0.44.tar.gz tar[Read more...]