Merry Christmas

I hope everyone has a wonderful holiday with their family and friends. Here’s a quick holiday tip with some alternate gift ideas you can (and should) give year round: People don’t really need another sweater, Santa mug, or box of chocolates nearly as much as they do your kindness and understanding. Cling tenaciously to your Read More …

Remote mysqldump

For a quick and easy dump from a remote database to local machine, you can use the following: mysqldump -h myhost -u myuser -p mydatabase > mydbCopy.mysql That’s it. When prompted, enter your password. If you expect the dump to take awhile and you’d like to logout, start your dump inside a “screen” session on Read More …