Over the last few years, our community discussions have moved to MySQL Community Slack and MySQL Community Forums. And, Q&A discussions have moved to StackExchange and StackOverflow. The traditional MySQL mailing lists do not have any meaningful traffic, and are being discontinued. So I encourage you to join the MySQL Community Slack. We are all there, ready to discuss and … Read More
I already covered some information related to users password recently (see this post and this one). Today, let’s have a look at the password management features available in MySQL 8.0.
It seems, that this is a question that regularly shows up in forums or stackoverflow. To start, let’s highlight the fact that in MySQL 8.0 it’s not any more possible to create a user directly from the GRANT command (ERROR 1410 (42000): You are not allowed to create a user with GRANT). This means that to grant some privileges, the … Read More
As you know, MySQL uses some keywords and some of them are also reserved. Let’s have a look how to deal with that: mysql> create table WRITE (id int auto_increment primary key, varying varchar(10), than int); ERROR 1064 (42000): You have an error in your SQL syntax; check the manual that corresponds to your MySQL server version for the right … Read More
I wish you all the best for this end of 2018 and of course a nice start of 2019’s edition ! For the best possible start of 2019, I already invite you to these different events where I will have to honor to talk about MySQL: MySQL Innovation Day in Stockholm (Jan 23rd) pre-FOSDEM MySQL Day in Brussels (Feb 1st) … Read More