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Mysql Phrasebook: Essential Code and Command (06 Edition)


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The MySQL Phrasebook is a pocket guide that is jam-packed with useful and essential code "phrases" for the MySQL developer's everyday use. Packed with practical solutions for tasks that the MySQL developer must accomplish every day, it fills the need for a short, functional, to-the-point reference for MySQL. This is the guide to consult when you need an immediate, applicable solution to frequent tasks and code that is flexible and adaptable to your needs. Your time won't be wasted on more tutorials — it simply puts essential "phrases" at your fingertips that you can take with you everywhere.

About the Author

Zak Greant is a technical evangelist, author and programmer whose deep and constant love of Free Software and Open Source has made him an admired and sought-after speaker, developer and advocate. Zak currently works at eZ Systems where he helps businesses and Free/Open projects create and execute plans for their strategic, marketing, human resource, product, service, and information technology management activities.


Chris Newman is a consultant programmer specializing in database development with an Internet twist.  He has extensive commercial experience of using PHP to integrate various database systems and has produced a wide range of applications for an international client base.  He runs Lightwood Consultancy Ltd, the company he founded in 1999 to further his interest in online database development.  Newman has served as a technical editor on several books from Sams, including PHP and MySQL Web Development, Teach Yourself PHP, MySQL & Apache All in One, and Red Hat Fedora Unleashed.  He is a frequent contributor to and also wrote SQLite and Sams Teach Yourself PHP in 10 Minutes.

Table of Contents

Contents at a Glance

1    Maps of MySQL    5

2    Creating and Managing Databases, Tables, and Indexes    11

3    Storing Data    29

4    Retrieving Data: Simple Queries    43

5    Manipulating Data    55

6    User Management and Security    65

7    The mysql Command-line Client    81

8    MySQL APIs    91

9    Advanced Queries    109    

10    Troubleshooting and Emergencies    121

A    A Brief MySQL Tutorial    135

Product Details

Greant, Zak
Newman, Chris
Zickerman, Jennifer
Programming Languages - SQL
Database Management - General
Database management
Sql (computer program language)
Computer Languages-SQL
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Developer's Library
Publication Date:
March 2006
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
7 x 4.5 x 0.5 in 113 gr

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