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OurSQL Episode 162: Exploring Workbench Further


22:17 minutes (10.36 MB)

This week we explore MySQL Workbench further. Ear Candy is Stewart Smith's 'libeatmydata' and At the Movies is a video to help folks familiar with SQL learn how to use Riak's MapReduce.

Events
DB Hangops - every other Wednesay at noon Pacific time

Upcoming MySQL events

MySQL Tech Tour Tokyo Nov 27th 2013
MySQL and Linux tech event in Atlanta Dec 5, 2013

OurSQL Episode 161: The sharpest tool on the bench


22:27 minutes (10.43 MB)

This week we discuss the basics of MySQL Workbench. Ear Candy is using performance schema to find unused accounts, and At the Movies presents XtraDB Cluster.

News
Oracle announced that it is providing yum repositories for MySQL, including MySQL packages, MySQL workbench and MySQL connectors.

MySQL Workbench
features of MySQL Workbench - community vs. standard vs. enterprise

MySQL Workbench 6.0 interface changes with pictures.

OurSQL Episode 160: More Free Hot Backup


24:23 minutes (11.16 MB)

This week we finish our 2-part series on xtrabackup. Ear Candy is changing the sorting behavior of GROUP BY and At the Movies is a talk on performance schema.

Events
DB Hangops - every other Wednesay at noon Pacific time

Upcoming MySQL events

Percona Live London 2013 is happening Monday November 11th and Tuesday November 12th, 2013 at the Millenium Gloucester Conference Center, with a community dinner on the 11th.

OurSQL Episode 159: Free Hot Backup


29:01 minutes (13.44 MB)

This week, we talk about Percona's Xtrabackup. Ear Candy talks about .frm files and how many fields an InnoDB table can have, and At the Movies is a talk about indexes.

Xtrabackup
Episode 38 where we previously talked about Xtrabackup

Installing Percona's Xtrabackup

Operating system permissions and database privileges needed to use xtrabackup

OurSQL Episode 158: Know Your Forks


27:17 minutes (12.64 MB)

This week we discuss features of Percona Server 5.6 compared to MySQL 5.6. Ear Candy is about pt-upgrade, and At the Movies is a set of lightning talks.

Events
DB Hangops - every other Wednesay at noon Pacific time

Upcoming MySQL events

Percona Live London 2013 is happening Monday November 11th and Tuesday November 12th, 2013 at the Millenium Gloucester Conference Center

Training
SkySQL Trainings

OurSQL Episode 157: More Than One Master


27:57 minutes (12.95 MB)

This week we interview Luis Soares about multi-source replication. Ear Candy is about memory allocation with FEDERATED and FEDERATEDX storage engines, and At the Movies is about increasing performance by archiving data.

Download the multi-source replication MySQL server snapshot at labs.
Enabling MySQL multi-source replication on Luis' blog,
A quick introduction to multi-source replication, with an example

OurSQL Episode 157: More Than One Master


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This week we interview Luis Soares about multi-source replication. Ear Candy is about memory allocation with FEDERATED and FEDERATEDX storage engines, and At the Movies is about increasing performance by archiving data.

Download the multi-source replication MySQL server snapshot at labs.
Enabling MySQL multi-source replication on Luis' blog,
A quick introduction to multi-source replication, with an example

OurSQL Episode 155: Weaving with Fabric


24:05 minutes (11.18 MB)

Actually, this is episode 156, sorry about the error in the title!

This week we interview Mats Kindahl, a MySQL Senior Principal Software Engineer, about the open source Fabric framework for transaction-safe, semi-automatic sharding and high availability. Because we recorded this during the MySQL Connect conference there is no Ear Candy, nor At the Movies.

Events
DB Hangops - every other Wednesay at noon Pacific time

Upcoming MySQL events

MySQL Tech Day in Paris Thursday Oct 10th

OurSQL Episode 155: Tooling Around, Part 5


27:05 minutes (12.56 MB)

In this episode, we finish our series about the MySQL Utilities. Ear Candy is pt-stalk, and At the Movies is a fast parallel query engine.

MySQL Utilities part 5

Part 1 of MySQL Utilities
Part 2 of MySQL Utilities
Part 3 of MySQL Utilities
Part 4 of MySQL Utilities

mysqlrplcheck

[bugzilla2]$ mysqlrplcheck --master=root:PASS@bugzilla1 --slave=root:PASS@localhost:/var/lib/mysql/mysql.sock

OurSQL Episode 154: Tooling Around, Part 4


22:46 minutes (10.58 MB)

This week we continue our series exploring the MySQL Utilities. Ear Candy is using the performance schema to find out which accounts fail to properly close connections, and At the Movies has a video about databases and determinism.

Part 1 of MySQL Utilities
Part 2 of MySQL Utilities
Part 3 of MySQL Utilities
Part 5 of MySQL Utilities

Events
DB Hangops - every other Wednesay at noon Pacific time