openark-kit: MySQL utilities for everyday use

Tags: dba, security
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The session will present some of the openark-kit scripts: we will discuss limitations of the MySQL server, the openark-kit scripts functionality basics, and how they overcome these limitations. We will present common usage. Discussion includes:

  • Auditing: hooking up the general log
  • Replication: managing master logs
  • Security: blocking accounts and server auditing
  • Bulk operations: turning long, blocking operations to lighter, background actions by breaking them up to smaller pieces
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Shlomi Noach

Shlomi is a software developer, a MySQL DBA, consultant & instructor.

Shlomi authors the openark-kit and mycheckpoint open source tools, and blogs at

  • EnterpriseDB
  • Amazon Web Services
  • Clustrix
  • Continuent
  • Facebook
  • HTI Consultoria e Tecnologia
  • Monty Program
  • Percona
  • Rackspace Hosting
  • Schooner Information Technology
  • SkySQL
  • Xeround

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