I have earned the socratic badged, I formally received a message this morning about this, however, after I clicked track next badge I expected to see it showing on my profile, but it hasn't.
This is the only proof I got, when I try to add it for tracking it says that I already have it.
No, It d...
It's difficult to tell precisely without a sample result set, but I would imagine its your utilization of natural JOINs which is typically bad practice. Reasons being:
I would avoid using natural joins, because natural joins are:
Not standard SQL.
Not informative. You aren't specifying what co...
@dezso I've been thinking about that too, not necessarily related to the site
I think it basically boils down to attitude/curiousity
you have 2 types of people, people trying to learn how things work, and people trying to learn how to do things
The people that learned how things work end up figuring out how to do things by themselves, the people that learn how to do things end up needing constant training and having a never ending stream of questions whenever a minor detail differs from how they did the same thing before
If user input is inserted without modification into an SQL query, then the application becomes vulnerable to SQL injection, like in the following example:
$unsafe_variable = $_POST['user_input'];
mysql_query("INSERT INTO `table` (`column`) VALUES ('$unsafe_variable')");
That's because the us...
This happened after the database automatically restarted. Is it normal for the database to automatically restart itself? The error message also says "Unknown/unsupported storage engine", I was looking for knowledge, not speculation. — vladkornea38 mins ago
"I was looking for knowledge, not speculation" -- how to annoy Phil
The database-administration and dba tags are used on 1039 and 148 questions respectively.
They seem useless to me (on a site called Database Administrators) but I am curious as to how others feel.
Should we burninate (delete) these tags?
It would leave 15 unclosed questions tagless, but we cou...
We currently have 2 DBA’s, me and one other guy and we both feel the need for an additional resource (or two). I have had the conversation with my direct manager on this topic a couple different times, but am having difficulty in getting the notion sold. Most recently our manager shared with us t...