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Daniel Bartholomew

Release Manager, MariaDB

Daniel is the MariaDB Release Manager, a System Administrator, a Senior Technical Writer, and the author of Getting Started with MariaDB, and the MariaDB Cookbook.

MariaDB Server 10.3.13 now available

MariaDB is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.3.13. See the release notes and changelog for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to download.   Release Notes Changelog Download…

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MariaDB Server 10.1.38 now available

MariaDB is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.1.38. See the release notes and changelog for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to download.   Release Notes Changelog Download…

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MariaDB Server 10.0.38 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.0.38. See the release notes and changelogs for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to download.   Release Notes…

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MariaDB Server 5.5.63 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 5.5.63. See the release notes and changelogs for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to download.   Release Notes…

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MariaDB Server 10.4.2 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.4.2 beta. See the release notes and changelogs for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to download.   Release…

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MariaDB Server 10.3.12 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.3.12. See the release notes and changelogs for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to download.   Release Notes…

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MariaDB Server 10.2.21 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.2.21. See the release notes and changelogs for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to download.   Release Notes…

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MariaDB Server 10.2.20 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.2.20. See the release notes and changelogs for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to download.   Release Notes…

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MariaDB Server 10.3.11 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.3.11. See the release notes and changelogs for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to download.   Release Notes…

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MariaDB Galera Cluster 10.0.37 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Galera Cluster 10.0.37. See the release notes and changelogs for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to download.   Download…

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MariaDB Server 10.1.37 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.1.37. See the release notes and changelogs for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to download.   Download MariaDB…

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MariaDB Server 10.0.37 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.0.37. See the release notes and changelogs for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to download.   Download MariaDB…

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MariaDB Server 10.3.10 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.3.10. See the release notes and changelogs for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to download.   Download MariaDB…

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MariaDB Server 10.2.18 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.2.18and MariaDB Connector/Node.js 2.0.0 Alpha. See the release notes and changelogs for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to…

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MariaDB Server 10.3.9 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.3.9. See the release notes and changelog for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to download.   Download MariaDB…

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MariaDB Server 10.2.17 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.2.17. See the release notes and changelog for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to download.   Download MariaDB…

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MariaDB Server 10.1.35 and 10.0.36 Cluster now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.1.35and MariaDB Cluster 10.0.36. See the release notes and changelogs for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to download.…

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MariaDB Cluster 5.5.61 and updated connectors now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Cluster 5.5.61and updated MariaDB C/C++ and ODBC connectors. See the release notes and changelogs for details and visit…

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MariaDB Server 5.5.61 and 10.0.36 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 5.5.61 and MariaDB Server 10.0.36. See the release notes and changelogs for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to…

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MariaDB Server 10.3.8 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.3.8. See the release notes and changelog for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to download. Download MariaDB Server…

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MariaDB Server 10.2.16 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.2.16. See the release notes and changelog for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to download. Download MariaDB Server…

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MariaDB Server 10.1.34 and updated Connectors now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.1.34and updated MariaDB Connectors. See the release notes and changelogs for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to download.…

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MariaDB Server 10.2.15 and Connector/J 2.2.4 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.2.15 and MariaDB Connector/J 2.2.4. See the release notes and changelogs for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to…

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MariaDB Server 10.1.33 and MariaDB Cluster 10.0.35 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.1.33, and MariaDB Cluster 10.0.35. See the release notes and changelogs for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to…

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MariaDB Server 5.5.60 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 5.5.60. See the release notes and changelog for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to download. Download MariaDB Server…

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MariaDB Connector/J 2.2.3 and 1.7.3 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Connector/J 2.2.3 and MariaDB Connector/J 1.7.3. See the release notes and changelogs for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads/connector to…

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MariaDB Server 10.0.35 and MariaDB Cluster 5.5.60 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.0.35, and MariaDB Cluster 5.5.60. See the release notes and changelogs for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to…

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MariaDB Connector/J 2.2.2 and 1.7.2 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Connector/J 2.2.2 and MariaDB Connector/J 1.7.2. See the release notes and changelogs for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads/connector to…

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MariaDB Server 10.2.13 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.2.13. See the release notes and changelog for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to download. Download MariaDB Server…

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MariaDB Server 10.1.31 and MariaDB Galera Cluster 10.0.34 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.1.31 and MariaDB Galera Cluster 10.0.34. See the release notes and changelogs for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads…

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MariaDB Server 10.0.34 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.0.34. See the release notes and changelog for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to download. Download MariaDB Server…

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MariaDB Galera Cluster 5.5.59 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Galera Cluster 5.5.59. See the release notes and changelog for details. Download MariaDB Galera Cluster 5.5.59 Release Notes…

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MariaDB Server 5.5.59 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 5.5.59. See the release notes and changelog for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to download. Download MariaDB Server…

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MariaDB Server 10.2.12 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.2.12. See the release notes and changelog for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to download. Download MariaDB Server…

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MariaDB Connector/C 2.3.4 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Connector/C 2.3.4. See the release notes and changelogs for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads/connector to download. Download MariaDB Connector/C…

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MariaDB Server 10.2.11 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.2.11. See the release notes and changelog for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to download. Download MariaDB Server…

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MariaDB Server 10.1.29 & MariaDB Galera Cluster 10.0.33 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.1.29 and MariaDB Galera Cluster 10.0.33. See the release notes and changelogs for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads…

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MariaDB Server 10.2.10 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.2.10. See the release notes and changelog for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to download. Download MariaDB Server…

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MariaDB Server 10.0.33 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.0.33. See the release notes and changelog for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to download. Download MariaDB Server…

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MariaDB Galera Cluster 5.5.58 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Galera Cluster 5.5.58. See the release notes and changelog for details. Download MariaDB Galera Cluster 5.5.58 Release Notes…

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MariaDB 5.5.58 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB 5.5.58. See the release notes and changelog for details. Download MariaDB 5.5.58 Release Notes Changelog What is MariaDB…

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MariaDB Server 10.3.2 Alpha available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.3.2. See the release notes and changelog for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to download. Download MariaDB Server…

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MariaDB Server 10.2.9, 10.1.28, and updated Connector/Java now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.2.9, MariaDB Server 10.1.28, MariaDB Connector/J 2.1.2, and MariaDB Connector/J 1.6.5. See the release notes and changelogs…

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MariaDB Server 10.3.1 Alpha available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.3.1. See the release notes and changelog for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to download. Download MariaDB Server…

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MariaDB Server 10.2.8 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.2.8. See the release notes and changelog for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to download. Download MariaDB Server…

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MariaDB Server 10.1.26 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.1.26. See the release notes and changelog for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to download. Download MariaDB Server…

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MariaDB 10.0.32, and updated connectors now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB 10.0.32. In the past week, MariaDB Connector/J and MariaDB Connector/ODBC both received updates. See the release notes and…

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MariaDB Galera Cluster 5.5.57 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Galera Cluster 5.5.57. See the release notes and changelog for details. Download MariaDB Galera Cluster 5.5.57 Release Notes…

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MariaDB 5.5.57 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB 5.5.57. See the release notes and changelog for details. Download MariaDB 5.5.57 Release Notes Changelog What is MariaDB…

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MariaDB 10.2.7 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB 10.2.7. See the release notes and changelog for details. Download MariaDB 10.2.7 Release Notes Changelog What is MariaDB…

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MariaDB 10.1.25 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB 10.1.25, MariaDB Connector/J 2.0.3, and MariaDB Connector/J 1.6.2. See the release notes and changelogs for details. Download MariaDB 10.1.25…

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MariaDB 10.0.4 Alpha Now Available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB 10.0.4. This is an Alpha release. See the Release Notes and Changelog for detailed information on this release and the What is MariaDB 10.0? page…

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MariaDB 5.5.32 Now Available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB 5.5.32. This is a Stable (GA) release. See the Release Notes and Changelog for detailed information on this release and the What is MariaDB…

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MariaDB 5.5.31 Now Available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of the MariaDB 5.5.31. This is a Stable (GA) release. See the Release Notes and Changelog for detailed information on this release and the What is…

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MariaDB Java Client 1.1.2 Released

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of the MariaDB Java Client 1.1.2. This is a Stable (GA) release. See the Release Notes and Changelog for detailed information on this release and…

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Database Master-Slave Replication in the Cloud

Many developers use master-slave replication to solve a number of different problems, including problems with performance, supporting the backup of different databases, and as a part of a larger solution…

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MariaDB 10.0.2-alpha Now Available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB 10.0.2. This is an alpha release. See the release notes and changelog for details. DOWNLOAD MARIADB 10.0.2 RELEASE NOTES  CHANGELOG  OVERVIEW OF 10.0 APT and YUM…

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MariaDB 5.5.30 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB 5.5.30. This is a bug fix release. See the release notes and change log for details. DOWNLOAD MARIADB 5.5.30 RELEASE NOTES  CHANGELOG  OVERVIEW OF 5.5 APT…

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MariaDB Java Client 1.1.1 Released

The MariaDB Java Client 1.1.1 has been released. You can download it here. See the Release Notes and Changelog for detailed information on this release and the About the MariaDB Java Client page in the AskMonty Knowledgebase…

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MariaDB Java Client 1.1.0 released

The MariaDB Java Client 1.1.0 has been released. You can download it here. This version focused on fixing all known database metadata bugs and ConnnectorJ incompatibilities. Specific fixes include: Consistent, compatible…

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Announcing MariaDB 10.0.0 Alpha

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB 10.0.0! This is an alpha release. MariaDB 10.0 is the current development version of MariaDB. It is built on…

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Announcing MariaDB 5.5.23 GA

We are pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB 5.5.23. This stable (GA) release incorporates MariaDB 5.3.6 and MySQL 5.5.23, some performance improvements, and bug fixes. MariaDB 5.5.23 Release Notes…

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Announcing MariaDB 5.3.6

We are pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB 5.3.6. This stable (GA) release incorporates MySQL 5.1.62, some performance improvements, and several bug fixes. Most importantly, MariaDB 5.3.6 includes a…

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Announcing MariaDB 5.1.62 and 5.2.12

We are pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB 5.1.62 andMariaDB 5.2.12. Both of these stable (GA) releases incorporate MySQL 5.1.62 and several bug fixes. Most importantly, MariaDB 5.1.62 and 5.2.12…

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Announcing MariaDB 5.1.61 and 5.2.11

Update: MariaDB 5.1.62 and 5.2.12 have been released. They contain an important security fix. We are pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB 5.1.61and MariaDB 5.2.11. Both of these stable (GA) releases incorporate…

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Announcing MariaDB 5.5.22 RC

We are pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB 5.5.22-rc. MariaDB 5.5.22 is the first release candidate (RC) release in the 5.5 series and follows the MariaDB 5.5.20-alpha and 5.5.21-beta releases.…

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Screencast: Installing MariaDB on Windows

A screencast demonstrating the MariaDB Windows installer. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yQPnCxJMOWI (I recommend watching it in full screen 720p, so you can see the details.) Some links: The MariaDB homepage The AskMonty Knowledgebase…

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Announcing MariaDB 5.5.21 Beta

We are pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB 5.5.21-beta. MariaDB 5.5.21 is the first Beta release in the 5.5 series and follows the initial MariaDB 5.5.20-alpha release. We hope to…

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Screencast: MariaDB GIS demo

Here’s another MariaDB screencast, this time highlighting some of the GIS functionality in MariaDB. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LpDm_8L1oyI (I recommend watching it in full screen 720p, so you can see the details.) SOME LINKS AND…

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MariaDB 5.5.20-alpha

We are pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB 5.5.20-alpha. MariaDB 5.5.20 is the first Alpha release in the 5.5 series. We hope to follow it up soon with a beta…

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Consistent transactions between storage engines

You may not realize it, but in MariaDB 5.2 and earlier and in MySQL up to version 5.5, START TRANSACTION WITH CONSISTENT SNAPSHOT does not give any guarantees of consistency…

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Screencast: Installing MariaDB

Instead of the usual text-heavy blog posts that appear here, I thought it would be fun to mix things up and do a screencast showing exactly how easy it is…

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How to produce a full stack trace for mysqld

The information here was adapted from the AskMonty Knowledgebase. There are two main parts to MariaDB and MySQL: The mysqld server and whatever client you use to interact with the…

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The Importance of Planning

Whenever I start a new project with MySQL or MariaDB I am tempted to jump in and start creating my schema and tables with nothing more than a basic outline…

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Running MySQL or MariaDB from the source directory

One issue that developers often run into is needing or wanting to run a development version of MariaDB or MySQL on their desktop when there is already a production version…

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Quotes

A common error in SQL is with quotes. Luckily, compared to other databases, MariaDB and MySQL are very forgiving. For example, suppose I have a “products” table for an online…

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MariaDB Crash Course

Ben Forta, the author of MySQL Crash Course and Sams Teach Yourself SQL in 10 Minutes, has written what I believe is the first MariaDB-specific book: MariaDB Crash Course. I just received word from…

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MariaDB and TokuDB

I was happy to see the announcement yesterday from Tokutek regarding their addition of MariaDB to their list of supported platforms for the TokuDB storage engine. One particular item in the press release caught my…

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MariaDB 5.1.44b Released

MariaDB 5.1.44b Linux and Solaris binaries, Ubuntu/Debian/CentOS packages, and source are now available for download. This is a bugfix/security release of MariaDB 5.1.44. From the MariaDB 5.1.44b Release Notes: MariaDB…

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