Title: Introduction to Graphical User Interfaces Tools for MySQL
Duration: 20:13 min.
Summary: There are many tools that can be used to administer MySQL's databases. This video presents a brief introduciton to three graphical user interfaces tools that can be used to administer MySQL: the MySQL Administrator Tool, the MySQL Query Browser and the PhpMyAdmin Tool. The first two, MySQL Administrator and MySQL Query Browser, are open source tools that can be downloaded from the MySQL Web Site (www.mysql.com) freely and help the user to perform many administrative task, such as backup, restore and configure server settings. The MySQL Query Browser also allows the user to send commands through a GUI interface, providing support to save several commands together on a script file. The video also show a web-based tool called PhpMyAdmin, which is also a open source project. This tools helps the user to perform many administrative tools and also provide options to monitor and to ajust key settings in order to improve the performance of the server.
Technologies : MySQL, Linux.
Examples built: How to start the MySQL Administration, the MySQL Query Browser and the PhpMyAdmin tools, how to connect on these tools and a brief description of the main options of each.
Keywords: MySQL, Linux, GUI, tools.