Oracle MySQL and the funny replication breakage of Friday, January 13

In my previous post, I talked about a funny replication breakage that I experienced with MariaDB.  So what about different versions of MySQL... So in Oracle MySQL land: All latest versions are consistent (so...
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Funny replication breakage of Friday, January 13

A funny replication breakage kept me at the office longer than expected today (Friday 13 is not kind with me). So question of the day: can you guess what the below statement does (or what is wrong with it)? H...
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What products & improvements are new on AWS?

Amazon is releasing new products & services to it’s global cloud compute network at a rate that has all of our heads spinning. Join 32,000 others and follow Sean Hull on twitter @hullsean. Here’s new stuf...
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On Some Bugs I've Reported During the Year of 2016

It's time to summarize the year of 2016. As a kind of a weird summary, in this post I'd like to share a list of MySQL bug reports I've created in 2016 that are still remaining "Verified" today: Bug #79831 - "U...
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Powerful MariaDB exports using MyMDBDump

You can export data from MariaDB using mysqldump and a bunch of other tools, but if you need really flexible output format, this might not be what you need. Instead, give MyMDBDump a try. This tool will export ...
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