Sundry MySQL Scripts and Docs

Published on 2009-05-07 by John Collins.

Matthew Montgomery of MySQL has released a group of shell scripts that are very useful for those administrating MySQL instances. I was particularly impressed with a useful script for checking the configuration of your database for known performance bottle necks, which produces very clear output with advice on how to tune your MySQL server:

"Sundry MySQL Scripts and Docs" -

Updated 2021 : note that the above post was originally published in 2009, but is left here for archival purposes. It seems that link is no longer active, so I have unlinked it above.