Nervous about making speeches? Listen to Matt Abrahams

Matt  Abrahams breaks it down. Keeping a speach doesn’t have to be a “near-death” experience. Listen, learn and enjoy . See below some points that I took out from his talk. Control the anxiety, it’s ok to be nervous Use inclusive language. You are not presenting, you are in a conversation. Be present: walk around the …

Mysql / Mariadb performance test

I have to different Linux servers, and wanted to test if one where faster than the other. I   used mysqlslap together with the “time” command in a bash shell. # time mysqlslap –user=root –password=cat /root/mysql –host=localhost concurrency=50 –iterations=100 –number-int-cols=5 –number-char-cols=20 –auto-generate-sql –verbose In this way I could get out different values from the server which …