Jacob Kaplan-Moss

12 items tagged โ€œmysqlโ€

๐Ÿ“Œ Database test: dual Intel Xeon 5160 (6/6) | Tweakers.net

Comparing MySQL 4, MySQL 5, and Postgres 8. Donโ€™t pay too much attention to the numbers, but notice the shape of the graphs. MySQL does worse after about 7-10 concurrent queries, but Postgres gets the same throughput at 10 concurrent requests as it does at 100. #

๐Ÿ“Œ Monty says: Oops, we did it again (MySQL 5.1 released as GA with crashing bugs)

This is just nuts: something stamped final should not be this full of fail. Montyโ€™s got a great roundup of what went wrong, and as you might expect itโ€™s the classic case of letting suits and marketing schedules run software release. I thought Open Source was supposed to put the power back in the hands of the technocrats... #

๐Ÿ“Œ MySQL to launch new features only in MySQL Enterprise

Wow, the stupidity of this is astounding. Good news for PostgreSQL, I guess. #

๐Ÿ“Œ Angry-Fly.com: Getting MySQL Preference Pane To Work In Leopard #
๐Ÿ“Œ Sun acquires MySQL

Wow. This might actually be a good move for MySQL, but it certainly puts Sunโ€™s support of PostgreSQL in jepordy, which is a shame. #

๐Ÿ“Œ Odd MySQL bug - Django developers | Google Groups

Malcolm unearths the stupidest MySQL bug^H^H^H feature Iโ€™ve seen yet. Make sure to read all the way to the punchline; itโ€™s amazing. #

๐Ÿ“Œ Wikipedia: Site internals, configuration, code examples and management issues (PDF)

Loads of information about the tech behind Wikipedia. Iโ€™ve become convinced that the only sane way to design scalable systems is by studying the trials and tribulations of others. #

๐Ÿ“Œ Kitchen Soap ยป Blog Archive ยป Slides from โ€˜Capacity Planning for LAMPโ€™ talk at MySQL Conf 2007 #
๐Ÿ“Œ Connectors for the NdbApi in Launchpad

Low-level database connectors for MySQL. Essentially you get to use a relational database without SQL. Could be very interesting when combined with an ORM. #

๐Ÿ“Œ Extending Django's database API to include full-text search (Mercurytide)

A kick-ass look at how to extend Djangoโ€™s lookup API with custom methods. This one adds fulltext search in a particularly nifty way. #

๐Ÿ“Œ Using MySQL - NeoWiki

How to set up MySQL with NeoOffice/J #

๐Ÿ“Œ MySQL 4 & PHP on Redhat Enterprise Linux #