Monthly Archives - July 2008

Percona RPMS for RedHat 5 / CentOS 5 x86_64

We prepared RPMs of our release for RedHat 5 / CentOS 5 x86_64 platform.
https://www.percona.com/blog/mysql/RPM/RHEL5/5.0.62/
There was question what patcheset includes and if there is manuals.
We have:

microsecond resolution in slow-log
extended query plan in slow-log and InnoDB statistics. You can read more here https://www.percona.com/blog/2008/04/20/updated-msl-microslow-patch-installation-walk-through/
User / Table / Index statistics (Google’s patch). More here https://www.percona.com/blog/2008/04/24/mysql-extensions-for-hosting/

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The #1 mistake hosting providers make for MySQL servers

This article is not meant to malign hosting providers, but I want to point out something you should be aware of if you’re getting someone else to build and host your servers for you.
Most hosting providers — even the big names — continue to install 32-bit GNU/Linux operating systems on 64-bit hardware. This […]

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Percona builds with patches

As there were many requests for Debian binary packages in our announcement of Percona builds with custom patchsets, we decided to play with it and built .deb, which you can find there:
https://www.percona.com/blog/mysql/debian/
You can also add the following repositories into your sources.list:
deb http://percona.com/blog/mysql/debian/5.0/ binary-amd64/
deb http://percona.com/blog/mysql/debian/5.0/ source/
deb http://percona.com/blog/mysql/debian/5.1/ binary-amd64/
deb http://percona.com/blog/mysql/debian/5.1/ source/
Also we have generic RPMs for […]

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Percona builds with Percona patchsets

Percona has a strong team of MySQL developers and consultants on board, so we decided to prepare builds with our patches and third-party patches which we think are very useful. We actually use these internally and for our customers.
Current releases include:

microslow patch (enables microsecond resolution in slow logs)
execution plan (show info about query […]

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