Paul DuBois

Areas of Expertise:

  • MySQL
Paul DuBois is one of the primary contributors to the MySQL Reference Manual, a renowned online manual that has supported MySQL administrators and database developers for years. He is a member of the MySQL documentation team at Oracle Corp. He is also the author of MySQL (Addison-Wesley Professional); MySQL Cookbook, Using csh & tcsh, and Software Portability with imake (O'Reilly); and MySQL and Perl for the Web (New Riders).

MySQL Cookbook MySQL Cookbook
by Paul DuBois
Third Edition May 2014

MySQL Cookbook MySQL Cookbook
by Paul DuBois
Second Edition November 2006
Print: $49.99
Ebook: $39.99

MySQL Cookbook MySQL Cookbook
by Paul DuBois
October 2002
OUT OF PRINT

Software Portability with imake Software Portability with imake
by Paul DuBois
Second Edition September 1996
Print: $32.95

Using csh & tcsh Using csh & tcsh
by Paul DuBois
July 1995
Print: $34.99
Ebook: $27.99

Software Portability with imake Software Portability with imake
by Paul DuBois
August 1993
OUT OF PRINT

"I really enjoy cookbooks because of their no nonsense organization. This MySQL book exactly fits that description. Chances are just scanning the table of contents you'll find the question you are asking with the answer and explanation at your fingertips...If you're doing web development in Ruby, PHP, Perl, Python or Java, you should consider this book."
--Sean P. Hull, Amazon.com

"For developers using the MySQL database system, the gold standard of such books is MySQL Cookbook, by Paul DuBois."
--Michael J. Ross, Web Developer, Slashdot.org

"Here is the most complete compilation of coding examples for programing using MySQL 5.0. The wide ranging examples include the use of Perl, PHP, Python, Java, and Ruby, and provide a rich array of recipes that will enable programmers to more quickly develop sophisticated applications. The author not only provides working code, but explains how the code works, enabling readers to make modifications to fit their particular requirements."
--Michael Kleper, The Kleper Report on Digital Publishing