The semicolon is used by MySQL to separate or end commands. If you forget to enter it, MySQL will issue a prompt and wait for you to enter it.
To see the available databases, type
SHOW databases;. To see tables within a
database that you are using, type
tables;. (These commands are case-insensitive.)
To create this new user, use the
GRANT command like this:
GRANT ALL ON newdatabase.* TO 'newuser' IDENTIFIED BY 'newpassword';
To view the structure of a table, type
The purpose of a MySQL index is to substantially decrease database access times by maintaining indexes of one or more key columns, which can then be quickly searched to locate rows within a table.
FULLTEXT index enables
natural-language queries to find keywords, wherever they are in the
FULLTEXT column(s), in much the
same way as using a search engine.
A stopword is a word that is so common that it is considered not
worth including in a
or using in searches. However, it does participate in a search when it
is part of a larger string bounded by double quotes.
SELECT DISTINCT essentially
affects only the display, choosing a single row and eliminating all
GROUP BY does not
eliminate rows, but combines all the rows that have the same value in
the column. Therefore,
GROUP BY is
useful for performing operations such as
COUNT on groups of rows.
SELECT DISTINCT is not useful for that
To return only those rows containing the word Langhorne somewhere in ...