Category Archives: MySQL

MySQL Configuration

Introduction This page provides an introduction to configure the MySQL server. It first explains how to locate the MySQL configuration file and how it is structured. It then explains how to show and change system variables at runtime. Finally, it shows how to monitor the current server status. This page is part of the MySQL administration series: MySQL … Continue reading MySQL Configuration

MySQL Components

Introduction MySQL is an open source and widely used database server. This page provides an overview of the main MySQL components. This is the introductory page to the MySQL administration series: MySQL Components MySQL Configuration InnoDB Storage Engine MyISAM Storage Engine MySQL Backup and Restore with mysqldump MySQL Date Types and Time Zone support MySQL User … Continue reading MySQL Components