Re: OT: Looking for a Good My Sql book for an Oracle DBA

From: Arul Ramachandran <>
Date: Wed, 17 Nov 2010 13:35:46 -0800
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I recommend the "MySQL 5.0 Certification Study Guide" - even though the title says certification study guide, it is a solid reference guide for all things MySQL


On Tue, Nov 9, 2010 at 11:13 AM, Andrew Kerber <>wrote:

> Can someone point me to a good book on MySql for the Oracle DBA? I found a
> couple, but all they talked about was SQL programming, and frankly adding
> another SQL variant isn't what you call difficult for me these days.
> What I need is something that talks about the MySql equivalent of
> tablespaces and data files, backup and recovery, configuration, user account
> management, schema management (the one useful piece of knowledge I found in
> the books is that MySql calls a schema a database), and other general DBA
> tasks,
> --
> Andrew W. Kerber
> 'If at first you dont succeed, dont take up skydiving.'


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