Shooting from the Hip. MySQL at the Command Line.

Mastering MySQL from the command line, like a guru

Lenz Grimmer

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GUIs are nice to see, but the command line is so much more powerful.
Learn the basics of the command line power. Using standard tools and a bit of creativity, you can put together results that few GUIs can achieve. And, most important, you get the result immediately. No need to wait till the developers implement the features you need. With the command line, you are the master and the owner of your system.