Monthly Archives: April 2008

Follow up to my Common Disk Issues

Ahh seems like a few people do take the time to read my blog:) Peter Z Commented here on my common disk performance mistakes post. He makes some great arguments, and you may want to give it a read. While … Continue reading

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Common Performance Mistakes: Disk

  Over the past several years whether I am working with a small company or a fortune 500 client I have seen lots of issues and mistakes made around the configuration, setup, and ongoing maintenance of disk on Unix and … Continue reading

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Lots of Discussion on the backup plugin

The messages going back and forth on the “close sourcing” or paying to make use of some “plugins” /addons within MySQL are flying still! And in my opinion this is getting way out of hand. < DISCLAIMER >I work for … Continue reading

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