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OT: MySQL performance when the problem isn't Perl
Thanks for bringing this up, dws!
I'd just like to add that I've found SQL Team to be very useful in optimizing a Microsoft SQL Server which I was (un)fortunate enough to work with recently.
I think this would also be a good time to highlight this recent thread (If the only forum you know is PM, every question look like a SoPW) which deals with similar issues.
I make decisions, and my brain carries them out
My brain makes the decisions, and I observe them (if I'm lucky)
I make some decisions, and my brain makes others
My spouse makes decisions and I and my brain carry them out
I wrote a program to relieve me and my brain from the burden of decision-making
The black-helicopter people project the decisions into my brain and then I do as ordered
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