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Table of Contents

  1. Getting Started with MySQL and mSQL

    1. Chapter 1 Introduction to Relational Databases

      1. What Is a Database?
      2. What Is a Relational Database?
      3. Applications and Databases
      4. MySQL and mSQL
    2. Chapter 2 Database Design

      1. Database Design
      2. Normalization
      3. A Logical Data Modeling Methodology
      4. Physical Database Design
    3. Chapter 3 Installation

      1. MySQL
      2. mSQL
    4. Chapter 4 MySQL

      1. Design
      2. Installing MySQL
      3. Running MySQL
      4. Database Administration
      5. MySQL Utilities
      6. Performance Tuning
    5. Chapter 5 mSQL

      1. Design
      2. mSQL Versions
      3. Installing mSQL
      4. Running mSQL
      5. Database Administration
      6. mSQL Utilities
    6. Chapter 6 SQL According to MySQL and mSQL

      1. SQL Basics
      2. Creating and Dropping Tables
      3. SQL Datatypes
      4. Indices
      5. Sequences and Auto-Incrementing
      6. Managing Data
      7. Queries
      8. Extended Functionality
    7. Chapter 7 Other Mid-Range Database Engines

      1. What Is “Free”?
      2. What MySQL and mSQL Lack
      3. PostgreSQL
      4. GNU SQL
      5. Beagle
      6. Making Comparisons
  2. Database Programming

    1. Chapter 8 Database Application Architectures

      1. The Client/Server Architecture
      2. Data Processing
      3. Object/Relational Modeling
      4. The Three-tier Architecture
    2. Chapter 9 CGI Programming

      1. What Is CGI?
      2. HTML Forms
      3. The CGI Specification
      4. Important Considerations for CGI Scripts
      5. CGI and Databases
    3. Chapter 10 Perl

      1. DBI
      2. An Example DBI Application
      3. Msql.pm
      4. MysqlPerl
    4. Chapter 11 Python

      1. Basic Connectivity
      2. Dynamic Connectivity
    5. Chapter 12 PHP and Other Support for Database-driven HTML

      1. Alternatives for Dynamic Content on the Web
      2. W3-mSQL
      3. PHP
      4. Embedded Perl
    6. Chapter 13 C and C++

      1. The Two APIs
      2. Object-oriented Database Access in C++
    7. Chapter 14 Java and JDBC

      1. What Is JDBC?
      2. Simple Database Access
      3. Dynamic Database Access
      4. A Guest Book Servlet
  3. Reference

    1. Chapter 15 SQL Reference

      1. MySQL SQL
      2. mSQL SQL
    2. Chapter 16 MySQL and mSQL System Variables

      1. MySQL System Variables
      2. mSQL System Variables
    3. Chapter 17 MySQL and mSQL Programs and Utilities

      1. MySQL Utilities
      2. mSQL Utilities
    4. Chapter 18 PHP and Lite Reference

      1. PHP
      2. Lite
    5. Chapter 19 C Reference

      1. MySQL C API
      2. mysql_affected_rows
      3. mysql_close
      4. mysql_connect
      5. mysql_create_db
      6. mysql_data_seek
      7. mysql_debug
      8. mysql_drop_db
      9. mysql_dump_debug_info
      10. mysql_eof
      11. mysql_errno
      12. mysql_error
      13. mysql_escape_string
      14. mysql_fetch_field
      15. mysql_fetch_field_direct
      16. mysql_fetch_fields
      17. mysql_fetch_lengths
      18. mysql_fetch_row
      19. mysql_field_seek
      20. mysql_field_tell
      21. mysql_free_result
      22. mysql_get_client_info
      23. mysql_get_host_info
      24. mysql_get_proto_info
      25. mysql_get_server_info
      26. mysql_info
      27. mysql_init
      28. mysql_insert_id
      29. mysql_kill
      30. mysql_list_dbs
      31. mysql_list_fields
      32. mysql_list_processes
      33. mysql_list_tables
      34. mysql_num_fields
      35. mysql_num_rows
      36. mysql_ping
      37. mysql_query
      38. mysql_real_connect
      39. mysql_real_query
      40. mysql_reload
      41. mysql_row_tell
      42. mysql_select_db
      43. mysql_shutdown
      44. mysql_stat
      45. mysql_store_result
      46. mysql_thread_id
      47. mysql_use_result
      48. mSQL C API
      49. msqlConnect
      50. msqlSelectDB
      51. msqlQuery
      52. msqlStoreResult
      53. msqlFreeResult
      54. msqlFetchRow
      55. msqlDataSeek
      56. msqlNumRows
      57. msqlFetchField
      58. msqlFieldSeek
      59. msqlNumFields
      60. msqlClose
      61. msqlListDBs
      62. msqlListTables
      63. msqlListFields
      64. msqlListIndex
    6. Chapter 20 Python Reference

      1. Module: MySQL
      2. Module: mSQL
    7. Chapter 21 Perl Reference

      1. Installation
      2. DBI.pm API
      3. Msql.pm API
      4. Mysql.pm API
    8. Chapter 22 JDBC Reference

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