Category: Ubuntu

Getting Drizzle Started -or- “Know thy Path!”

After being gone a while for the day job I have finally gotten around to setting up my storage file locations and permissions in Drizzle. Stuart Smith helped me get past some problems, mostly associated with not knowing basic syntax, but I also ran into one or two that are due to changes ongoing in […]

Wednesday December 23rd, 2009 in Database, Drizzle, Linux, MySQL, Open Source, Ubuntu | No Comments »

Drizzle is Running on my Jaunty Box(possibly the strangest sentence ever)

I fancy myself an astute computer user but some of the ways to get things running in Linux are challenging for a born-and-raised windows user like myself. You don’t just click on a button to install Drizzle. I ran into a few blocks, that can mostly be attributed to me tripping over my self. For […]

Wednesday November 25th, 2009 in Database, Drizzle, Linux, MySQL, Open Source, Ubuntu | 6 Comments »

Equipment and stuff…

Last week I was at a lecture Brian Aker gave to the Seattle MySQL community. During his talk I got a feel for how the team is developing Drizzle, where they stand on various operating systems, and what they are testing on. Drizzle, when it’s completed, will be able to run on virtually any type […]

Thursday November 12th, 2009 in Database, Drizzle, Linux, MySQL, Open Source, Ubuntu | 3 Comments »