Addison-Wesley, September, 2008
Welcome to the Web site for MySQL, Fourth Edition (a.k.a. "Doorstop IV").
MySQL is a comprehensive text that covers how to use and administer MySQL databases, and how to write MySQL-based programs in C, Perl (using DBI), and PHP (using PDO). It also includes several reference appendixes.
sampdbsample database distribution, available as a tar file or a ZIP file: