NewsForge: Using phpMyAdmin
Aug 14, 2006, 06:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Joe Brockmeier)
"So many open source projects depend on MySQL that it's almost
impossible for administrators and other open source enthusiasts to
avoid working with at least one MySQL database. MySQL's command
line interface is easy enough to use, but if you don't feel like
reaching for a five-pound MySQL reference book or Googling for
proper SQL syntax, phpMyAdmin is a great alternative to learning
MySQL commands by heart.
"You may have access only to phpMyAdmin if you're using a
hosting provider that doesn't give you shell access to work with
MySQL. Either way, phpMyAdmin can cut down on the amount of time it
takes to administer MySQL databases or create new ones..."