Beginning MySQL by Robert SheldonBeginning MySQL by Robert Sheldon

Beginning MySQL

byRobert Sheldon, Geoff Moes

Paperback | April 1, 2005

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  • Provides programmers with a complete foundation in MySQL, the multi-user, multi-threaded SQL database server that easily stores, updates, and accesses information
  • Offers detailed instructions for MySQL installation and configuration on either Windows or Linux
  • Shows how to create a database, work with SQL, add and modify data, run queries, perform administrative tasks, and build database applications
  • Demonstrates how to connect to a MySQL database from within PHP, Java, ASP, and ASP.NET applications
  • Companion Web site includes SQL statements needed to create and populate a database plus three ready-to-use database applications (in PHP, Java, and ASP.NET)
Robert Sheldon’s MySQL programming is rooted in ten years of experience working with SQL, as it is implemented not only in a MySQL environment, but also within SQL Server, Microsoft Access, and Oracle environments. He has programmed with SQL directly through database interfaces and script files and indirectly through PHP, JSP, ASP, and...
Title:Beginning MySQLFormat:PaperbackDimensions:864 pages, 9.3 × 7.4 × 1.8 inPublished:April 1, 2005Publisher:WileyLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0764579509

ISBN - 13:9780764579509

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Table of Contents



Chapter 1: Introducing the MySQL Relational Database Management System.

Chapter 2: Installing MySQL.

Chapter 3: Working with MySQL.

Chapter 4: Designing a Relational Database.

Chapter 5: Managing Databases, Tables, and Indexes.

Chapter 6: Manipulating Data in a MySQL Database.

Chapter 7: Retrieving Data from a MySQL Database.

Chapter 8: Using Operators in Your SQL Statements.

Chapter 9: Using Functions in Your SQL Statements.

Chapter 10: Accessing Data in Multiple Tables.

Chapter 11: Exporting, Copying, and Importing Data.

Chapter 12: Managing Transactions.

Chapter 13: Administering MySQL.

Chapter 14: Managing MySQL Security.

Chapter 15: Optimizing Performance.

Chapter 16: Managing Backup, Recovery, and Replication.

Chapter 17: Connecting to MySQL from a PHP Application.

Chapter 18: Connecting to MySQL from a Java/J2EE Application.

Chapter 19: Connecting to MySQL from an ASP.NET/C# Application.

Appendix A: Exercise Answers.

Appendix B: MySQL APIs.

Appendix C: MySQL 5.

Stored Procedures.