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Ways to Start a New Transaction in MySQL
How To Start a New Transaction in MySQL? MySQL server offers two modes to manage transactions: Autocommit On - Default mode. Can be started with "SET AUTOCOMMIT = 1" command. In this mode, every single SQL statement is a new transaction. All changes will be committed at the end of the statement exec...
2016-10-17, 650👍, 0💬

Differences between DATE and TIMESTAMP in Oracle
What Are the Differences between DATE and TIMESTAMP in Oracle? The main differences between DATE and TIMESTAMP are: DATE stores values as century, year, month, date, hour, minute, and second. TIMESTAMP stores values as year, month, day, hour, minute, second, and fractional seconds.   ⇒Understanding ...
2020-04-25, 649👍, 0💬

Use "WHILE" Loop Statements in Oracle
How To Use "WHILE" Loop Statements in Oracle? If you have a block of codes to be executed repeatedly based a condition, you can use the "WHILE ... LOOP" statement. Here is a sample script on WHILE statements: DECLARE total NUMBER; BEGIN total := 0; WHILE total &lt; 10 LOOP total := total+1; END ...
2018-07-13, 649👍, 0💬

Entering Binary Numbers in MySQL
How To Enter Binary Numbers in SQL Statements in MySQL? If you want to enter character strings or numeric values as binary numbers, you can quote binary numbers with single quotes and a prefix of (B), or just prefix binary numbers with (0b). Binary numbers will be automatically converted into charac...
2018-03-31, 649👍, 0💬

Entering Numeric Values in MySQL
How To Include Numeric Values in SQL statements in MySQL? If you want to include a numeric value in your SQL statement, you can enter it directly as shown in the following examples: SELECT 255 FROM DUAL; -- An integer 255 SELECT -6.34 FROM DUAL; -- A regular number -6.34 SELECT -32032.6809e+10 FROM ...
2018-03-31, 649👍, 0💬

Viewing Log File with "mysqlbinlog" in MySQL
How To Use mysqlbinlog to View Binary Logs in MySQL? If you have binary logs turned on, you can use "mysqlbinlog" to view the binary log files. The tutorial exercise below shows you how to view two binary files together: &gt;cd \mysql\bin &gt;mysql -u root -pretneciyf test &gt;mysqlbinlo...
2017-11-29, 649👍, 0💬

Server Daemon mysqld Administration in MySQL
Where to find answers to frequently asked questions on Server Daemon mysqld Administration in MySQL? Here is a list of frequently asked questions and their answers compiled by FYIcenter.com DBA team on Server Daemon mysqld Administration in MySQL. Clear answers are provided with tutorial exercises o...
2017-12-09, 648👍, 0💬

Passing Expressions to Stored Procedure Parameters in SQL Server
Can You Pass Expressions to Stored Procedure Parameters in SQL Server Transact-SQL? Can you pass expressions to stored procedure parameters? The answer is no. When executing stored procedures, all input values must be entered as data literals, which can be specified within single quotes ('), or with...
2016-12-28, 647👍, 0💬

Converting Character Strings to Dates in MySQL
How To Convert Character Strings to Dates in MySQL? If you have a character string that represents a date, and you want to convert it into a date value, you can use the STR_TO_DATE(string, format) function. STR_TO_DATE() shares the same formatting codes with DATE_FORMAT() function. The tutorial exer...
2017-12-26, 646👍, 0💬

"DROP PROCEDURE" - Dropping an Existing Procedure in SQL Server
How To Drop an Existing Stored Procedure in SQL Server Transact-SQL? If you have an existing procedure that you don't want to use it anymore, you should delete it from the SQL Server by using the "DROP PROCEDURE" statement as shown in the tutorial example below: USE FyiCenterData; GO DROP PROCEDURE ...
2017-01-05, 646👍, 0💬

"ALTER PROCEDURE" - Modifying Existing Stored Procedures in SQL Server
How To Modify an Existing Stored Procedure in SQL Server Transact-SQL? If you find a mistake in an existing stored procedure previously created, you can drop (delete) it and create it again correctly. But dropping a stored procedure may affect other database objects who are depending on this stored ...
2017-01-05, 646👍, 0💬

Install Oracle Database 10g XE in Oracle
How To Install Oracle Database 10g XE in Oracle? To install 10g universal edition, double click, OracleXEUniv.exe, the install wizard starts. It will guide you to finish the installation process. You should take notes about: The SYSTEM password you selected: fyicenter. Database server port: 1521. Da...
2020-05-05, 645👍, 0💬

Transaction Rollback When Session Killed in Oracle
What Happens to the Current Transaction If the Session Is Killed in Oracle? If a session is killed by the DBA, the current transaction in that session will be rolled back and ended. All the database changes made in the current transaction will be removed. This is called an implicit rollback when ses...
2019-08-23, 645👍, 0💬

Pass a Parameter to a Cursor in Oracle
How To Pass a Parameter to a Cursor in Oracle? When you define a cursor, you can set a formal parameter in the cursor. The formal parameter will be replaced by an actual parameter in the OPEN cursor statement. Here is a good example of a cursor with two parameters: CREATE OR REPLACE PROCEDURE FYI_CE...
2018-07-18, 645👍, 0💬

Show Installed Oracle ODBC Drivers in Oracle
How To Find Out What Oracle ODBC Drivers Are Installed in Oracle? To find out what Oracle ODBC drivers are installed on your Windows system, you can use the ODBC manager to look at them: Go to Control Panel. Go to Administrative Tools. Run Data Sources (ODBC). Go to System DSN tab. Click the Add but...
2016-10-15, 645👍, 0💬

Run the Anonymous Block Again in Oracle
How To Run the Anonymous Block Again in Oracle? If you have an anonymous block defined in your session, you can run it any time by using the "/" command as shown in the following script: SQL&gt; set serveroutput on; SQL&gt; begin 2 dbms_output.put_line('This is a PL/SQL FAQ.'); 3 end; 4 / Th...
2018-10-30, 644👍, 0💬

Create an Index for a Given Table in MySQL
How To Create an Index for a Given Table in MySQL? If you have a table with a lots of rows, and you know that one of the columns will be used often as a search criteria, you can add an index for that column to improve the search performance. To add an index, you can use the "CREATE INDEX" statement ...
2018-02-14, 644👍, 0💬

Open and Close an Explicit Cursor in Oracle
How To Open and Close an Explicit Cursor in Oracle? An existing cursor can be opened or closed by the OPEN or CLOSE statement as shown in the following sample script: DECLARE CURSOR c_list IS SELECT * FROM countries; CURSOR t_list IS SELECT * FROM employees WHERE employee_id = 100; BEGIN OPEN c_list...
2018-07-22, 643👍, 0💬

Inserting a New Row into a Table in MySQL
How To Insert a New Row into a Table in MySQL? To insert a new row into a table, you should use the INSERT INTO statement with values specified for all columns as shown in the following example: mysql&gt; INSERT INTO fyi_links VALUES (101, 'dev.fyicenter.com', NULL, 0, '2006-04-30'); Query OK, 1...
2018-01-16, 643👍, 0💬

What Are Group Functions in MySQL
What Are Group Functions in MySQL? Group functions are functions applied to a group of rows. Examples of group functions are: COUNT(*) - Returns the number of rows in the group. MIN(exp) - Returns the minimum value of the expression evaluated on each row of the group. MAX(exp) - Returns the maximum ...
2018-01-06, 643👍, 0💬

Using Multiple Columns in GROUP BY in MySQL
Can Multiple Columns Be Used in GROUP BY in MySQL? If you want to break your output into smaller groups, if you specify multiple column names or expressions in the GROUP BY clause. Output in each group must satisfy a specific combination of the expressions listed in the GROUP BY clause. The more col...
2017-10-16, 643👍, 0💬

"INSTEAD OF" - Overriding DML Statements with Triggers in SQL Server
How To Override DML Statements with Triggers in SQL Server? Sometime, you may want to implement some business logics in a DML trigger to cancel the DML statement. For example, you may want to check the new email address format provided by the UPDATE statement. If the email address is invalid, you to...
2016-10-22, 643👍, 0💬

Define an Anonymous Block in Oracle
How To Define an Anonymous Block in Oracle? An anonymous block must have an execution part, which is a group of other PL/SQL statements enclosed in the BEGIN ... END statement. Here is a script on how to define a simple anonymous block with SQL*Plus: SQL&gt; set serveroutput on; SQL&gt; begi...
2018-10-30, 642👍, 0💬

Number of Rows Selected or Affected in MySQL
How To Get the Number of Rows Selected or Affected by a SQL Statement in MySQL? There are two functions you can use the get the number of rows selected or affected by a SQL statement: mysql_num_rows($res) - Returns the number of rows selected in a result set object returned from SELECT statement. my...
2017-10-08, 642👍, 0💬

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