MySQL™ Bible – Steve Suehring – 1st Edition


The book is divided into five parts: Getting Starated with MySQL and Relational Databases; Understanding SQL Through MySQL; MySQL Administration; MySQL Developer Guide; and Advanced and Specialized MySQL Topics. This Bible covers both beginning-level and advanced topics. Topics covered include: introduction to relational database management; installing and configuring MySQL on the Linux; Windows 2000; and Mac OS X operating systems; MySQL security; debugging and repairing MySQL databases and servers; MySQL performance tuning; and developing MySQL applications with Perl and PHP. Due to the growing popularity of the NuSphere MySQL package; this book covers its enhancements and how to install and develop with NuSphere MySQL. This book builds an e-commerce sample database application throughout to demonstrate concepts and topics. The CD-ROM includes the latest version of MySQL (either Version 4.0 or 4.1); sample database application and code in the book; and PHP and Perl.

View more
  • Preface. Acknowledgments.

    PART 1: Getting Started.
    Chapter 1: Relational Database Management.
    Chapter 2: Preparing for Installation
    Chapter 3: Linux Installation.
    Chapter 4: Windows Installation.
    Chapter 5: Macintosh Installation.
    Chapter 6: Starting MySQL.
    Chapter 7: Database Concepts and Design.

    PART II: SQL Essentials.
    Chapter 8: Command Line Interface (CLI).
    Chapter 9: SQL According to MySQL.
    Chapter 10: Database and Data.

    PART III: Administration.
    Chapter 11: Server Configurations.
    Chapter 12: Security.
    Chapter 13: Debugging and Repairing Databases.
    Chapter 14: Performance Tuning.

    PART IV: Development.
    Chapter 15: Perl Development.
    Chapter 16: PHP Development.
    Chapter 17: ODBC/JDBC.

    PART V: Advanced Performance.
    Chapter 18: Replication.
    Chapter 19: Integration of Internet Services.
    Chapter 20: NuSphere Enhanced MySQL.

    PART VI: Appendixes.
    Appendix A: Application Reference.
    Appendix B: Language Reference.
    Appendix C: Function and Operator Reference.
    Appendix D: Datatype Reference.
    Appendix E: Glossary.
    Appendix F: About the CD-ROM.
  • Citation

Leave us a comment

No Comments

Notify of
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
Would love your thoughts, please comment.x