Title: A brief introduction to MySQL
Duration: 13:37 min.
Summary: The MySQL database server is an open-source database that is growing very fast, either in technologies enhancements and on the market. This video presents an introduction to this database by means of an explanatory demonstration of how to connect to the Linux, via a SSH client called Putty, and how to start the MySQL server from the bash console of the a Linux Slackware distribution. After the service has started, the video shows a demonstration of how to send simple queries to retrieve the data that is stored on this database. Also, during the video the SQL some details of the command-line tool called MySQL Monitor are presented, such as how to connect, disconnect, finalize commands, change the database context, verify the installed databases and their tables. To finalize the video explain how to verify the operating system's process to check if the MySQL demon server is up and running.
Technologies: MySQL, SSH, Linux
Examples: How log in on Linux via a SSH client, start the MySQL demon on Linux, connect to a database on MySQL and send some queries to return information about the databases and tables via SQL Monitor.
Keywords: SQL, MySQL, SSH, Linux.