If you are starting out on the MySQL command line client, you might be interested in the following information.
When you use the MySQL command line client, it is often useful to log the commands you enter and the response you receive back from the MySQL server. The MySQL 'tee' command allows you to do this very simply and conveniently. Just enter 'tee' followed by the path to the file you want to log the session to (normally referred to as the 'tee' file). From that point on, all your session activity is logged to that file. To cancel tee file logging, just execute 'notee'.
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