Adding new users to MySQL Databases
Many webhosting companies will offer people who signup with them a single MySQL database for their use. This would allow their customers to run a single database based application, anything from a DVD database. If you have a server of your own it makes a lot of sense to replicate this setup - for each database application you wish to use create a specific database to hold its data and create a dedicated user to access it. Creating a new database and associated user involves using the mysql client command.
Debian 5.0 (Lenny) Released Today
Almost every piece of software in the repository has been updated to a newer version, and many new packages have been added. Kernel 2.6.26. OpenOffice.org 2.4. The Debian Wiki has a list of notable changes in Lenny. And we're almost certainly going to cover some of the new additions upon this site (such as the useful iotop package. Which was recently added to the Lenny distribution, and requires the use of a "modern" kernel.). The short version would be:. Apt-get update; apt-get dist-upgrade. Personally ...