John has had a long, 20+ year career as a UNIX/ Linux geek, and currently works at Adobe as a Cloud Platform Engineering Manager, helping SaaS teams make their transition to the cloud as easy as possible. He joined the world of cloud computing in 2010 and has been hooked ever since. He enjoys coding whenever he can, but is passionate about breaking down hard concepts and helping people understand them.
Charles Johnson, Solutions Engineer at Opscode
A career sysadmin, Charles…
Browse to the installer, and just install it all.
This section is from a web browser and the finder. It's just easier that way.
…"The full host name (with domain name) of the database server, or [local] if the connection is over a Unix domain socket".
%n is the database user name.
%/ is the database name.
%R is "normally = , but ^ if in single-line mode , and ! if the session is disconnected from the database". It's nice to see when you're disconnected.
The final %[...%] resets the color to non-bold black.
%# is # if you're a superuser, otherwise > .
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…and SELECT INTO DUMPFILE to add the support for UNIX sockets and named pipes.
innodb_log_checksum_algorithm variable.XtraDB Cluster has implemented more efficient log block checksums with new
Percona XtraDB Cluster now supports Per-query variable statements .
Limited support for Query Cache has been implemented. Query cache cannot still be fully enabled during the startup. To enable query cache, mysqld should be started with query_cache_type=1 …
…projects. In theory I absolutely love streams: they are the chainable piping amazingness that exists with UNIX and I aspired to achieve with jQuery. In practice many Node stream modules are poorly written, poorly documented, out of date, or just obscure. So while theoretically using Node streams should be really easy in practice it becomes quite challenging.
In my explorations I was starting to build up a pile of streaming Node modules that I *knew* worked correctly (or, at least, as …
…Princeton University. Author, "The C Programming Language"; Unix, AWK, AMPL - Peter Zakin. Product Engineer, Venmo. Princeton '12, YCombinator S10 - Sean Gerrish. Software Engineer, Google, SiftScience. PhD, Princeton; BS, UMich - Zhanibek Datbayev. Software Engineer, Interactiv Kazakhstan, Ooyala, Google. Purdue '10 - Tony Xiao. Founder, Collections ( YCombinator S12). Princeton '12 - Michael Li. Data scientist, Foursquare. …
Codebases - Nice visualization of the number of millions of lines in code from Unix to .
Rails 4.0.1 has been released! - With the expected change to .order semantics.
dbbrowser - browser written as a Rack-mountable web application.
Make bundler crazy fast - A reminder that recent bundle releases can parallelize gem installation.
Upgrade to - A quick guide to the changes. 3
…directory: Any certificates placed in the trusted_certs directory ( /etc/chef/trusted_certs by default on UNIX) will be used when verifying a server's certificate. This makes it easy for users of the open source chef-server to trust a self-signed certificate.
Automatic use of the embedded root CA bundle on Windows. For several releases, we've included a root CA bundle with the chef-client omnibus packages. Because of how ruby is built on Windows, you previously needed to set …
…kind of cases as an opportunity to get out of my comfort zone and learn. I still personally prefer a Unix derivative, but over time, I have gathered some knowledge that I think can be useful to others who arrive aton from a / Unix background. And who knows? Perhaps I can even give some insight to longtime Windows admins who are newcomers to the world of MySQL!
If you're interested, register here to attend. The webinar starts at 10 a.m. PST on Nov. …