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Monthly archives for June, 2012

Screencast: The MariaDB Release Process

A screencast about the MariaDB release process. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aOsddictJU4 (I recommend watching it in full screen 720p, so you can see the details.) Some links mentioned in the video: The MariaDB homepage The AskMonty Knowledgebase Southeast Linux Fest Buildbot The MariaDB Buildbot The MariaDB Tools project on Launchpad The MariaDB Downloads page The maria-discuss mailing list […]

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Consolidating MariaDB project tools

It is not a secret that we’ve been kicking the tires and playing with JIRA for project management. After using it since the beginning of the year most of us like the feel of it and we’ve decided that it makes sense to start using it more. As you know, the MariaDB project has many […]

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Monty Program & SkySQL: a statement on the serious security vulnerability that was found in MariaDB and MySQL

Over the past few days extensive conversations around a new security vulnerability in MariaDB and MySQL have taken place. It all started as a chain reaction when Monty Program publicly disclosed information about the flaw they had found and about how to make sure your MariaDB and MySQL installations can be fixed. The initial information […]

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MariaDB 5.5 performance on Windows

We haven’t posted any Windows benchmarks for a while, and MariaDB for Windows contains some specific improvements which might not be widely know since we haven’t talked much about them yet. This post is an attempt to fix that. We’ll also share current MySQL 5.5 numbers. My setup is an 8 core 2 socket server […]

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How To Tune MariaDB Write Performance

This article describes how I tuned MariaDB to give the best write throughput with SSD based storage. When you have a write-heavy application writing into InnoDB, you will probably experience the InnoDB Checkpoint Blues. The effect manifests as stalls – short periods of time where the troughput falls to zero and I/O activity goes crazy. […]

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