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int(11)really means. Their confusion is understandable. Many know what defining a
char(10)means (a fixed-sized character string that allows up to 10 characters). However, ints are different.
Added by Chris on October 21, 2009 at 6:00pm — No Comments
For easy MySQL failover, replication is a great solution. This post will cover the basics of performing a failover in case your master dies.
First, setup one-way replication (or two-way, but don't plan to use both servers for writes at the same time). Next, you'll want to direct all activity, or at least the writes, to the master. If the master dies, there are two major concerns:
Added by Sarah Sproehnle on October 19, 2009 at 3:44am — No Comments