Understanding Indexes in MySQL: Part One

Indexes in MySQL are a very complex beast. We have covered MySQL indexes in the past, but we have never taken a deeper dive into them - we will do that in these series of blog posts. This blog post should act as a very general guide to indexes while the other parts of...

 

How to fix the SSMS LoaderPackage package did not load
correctly

Question: I added a vendor based  SSMS plug in , and when starting SSMS  received the error message in a pop up window:          

    The 'Ssms2017LoaderPackage' package did not load correctly

 

I then clicked No - to the question - "Continue to show this message?". Restarted...

 

Wireshark with Lua on RHEL / CentOS

Wireshark with Lua-based dissectorWhat do you do on a rainy public holiday with COVID19 restrictions in place? Finally get Wireshark to work with Lua support to have custom dissectors. Dissectors are useful to turn binary garbage into readable TCP or UDP packet content. Lua is a scripting language and a supported way of adding dissectors in Wireshark....