MySQL(TM): The Complete Reference

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642 mysqlGet comprehensive coverage of all the powerful new features of MySQL, one of the fastest--and free--relational databases in use today. Written in conjunction with the MySQL development team, this expert resource covers transactional integrity, disaster recovery, scalability, support for mobile users, Web-based and client/server programming, and much more.

 

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The Most Authoritative Resource on the MySQL Database Available! Reviewed by the MySQL Development Team.

Get the most out of the MySQL database server--today’s most popular open source database--with help from this definitive guide. Take advantage of MySQL’s cross-platform support, independent storage engines, advanced permissions and security system, query caching, full-text indexing and searching, and much more. Reviewed by the MySQL database development team, MySQL: The Complete Reference explains in full detail how to use this customizable RDMS to support robust, reliable, mission-critical applications.

  • Install, configure, and test a MySQL database on Linux/UNIX or Windows
  • Use MySQL data types, statements, operators, and functions
  • Manage databases and tables with the Data Definition Language (DDL)
  • Add, delete, and query records using the Data Manipulation Language (DML)
  • Take advantage of transactional support
  • Implement MySQL’s five-tiered access control and privilege system
  • Handle database optimization, backup, recovery, and replication
  • Create applications in C, C++, Perl, Java, PHP, and other languages

Vikram Vaswani is the founder and CEO of Melonfire, a company specializing in Web design, development, and content creation for a variety of clients. He has also written extensively on open source technologies, including MySQL, Perl, Python, and PHP.

 

Product Details

  • Author: Vikram Vaswani
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Osborne Media; 1 edition (December 18, 2003)
  • ISBN-10: 0072224770
  •  Published on: 2003-12-18
  • Original language: English
  • Binding: Paperback
  • 544 pages
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