Posts Tagged ‘database’

Starting in Oracle VM 3.2.1 the built in database of the Oracle VM Manager was MySQL.  I had hoped that this change would also signal a change in the database schema.  In prior versions of OVM 3.x all data was populated in the database in a completely useless longblob form. As we can see it […]

Wednesday, February 13th, 2013 at 06:00 | 1 comment
Categories: Database, How To, Oracle VM

Recently I have been spending some time learning about database technologies (Oracle Databases at Keste as well as MySQL on my own).  Part of this I have decided to carry over into my existing work with Solaris, and go through the installation process using the Image Packaging System which is in Solaris.  Now really the […]

Tuesday, February 12th, 2013 at 06:00 | 1 comment
Categories: Database, How To, Solaris

In MySQL if you want to find out what columns are in a given table, you can describe the table and it will show you the columns and the data types associated with that column.  However if you need to do this for a large number of tables, it can get a bit repetitive. Connect […]

Monday, February 11th, 2013 at 06:00 | Comments Off
Categories: Database, How To