Category 8.0


More and more people are using UUID’s to identify records in their database. As you already know, for MySQL’s storage engine (InnoDB) the primary key is very important ! (for performance, memory and disk space). See the following links: …

Always use MySQL Shell

You know how much I praise and like MySQL Shell but if like me, for you too, old habits die hard, I advise you to create these different aliases in your ~/.bashrc (or ~/.bash_aliases) file to force yourself to use…

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