Sundry MySQL Scripts and Docs

Published on 2009-05-07 by John Collins. Please follow me on Twitter for more: 

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