Media praise for MySQL Cookbook
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"For developers using the MySQL database system, the gold standard of such books is MySQL Cookbook, by Paul DuBois."
-- , Slashdot.org
"Here is the most complete compilation of coding examples for programing using MySQL 5.0. The wide ranging examples include the use of Perl, PHP, Python, Java, and Ruby, and provide a rich array of recipes that will enable programmers to more quickly develop sophisticated applications. The author not only provides working code, but explains how the code works, enabling readers to make modifications to fit their particular requirements."
-- , The Kleper Report on Digital Publishing
"This is indeed a great book, written for all--beginner and professional...It is written with the MySQL developer and web-based programmer at heart. It uses hands-on examples' approach, that is recipes, which makes this book to be exciting and fascinating. The author attempts to present to the reader solutions to real-world problems facing web-based programmers and he does this in a style that is thoroughly explained...sincerely speaking this book is a must read for web programmers and database developers."
-- , JavaLobby
"The book is a useful tool and reference for getting the quick fixes and hints for solving the day-to-day and some of the advanced concerns of the regular users for MySQL, the database developers and the DBAs."
-- , Desicritics.org
"...a useful tool and reference for getting the quick fixes and hints for solving the day-to-day and some of the advanced concerns of the regular users for MySQL, the database developers and the DBAs."
-- , Desicritics.org
"I really enjoy cookbooks because of their no nonsense organization. This MySQL book exactly fits that description. Chances are just scanning the table of contents you'll find the question you are asking with the answer and explanation at your fingertips...If you're doing web development in Ruby, PHP, Perl, Python or Java, you should consider this book."
-- , Amazon.com