How To Install MySQL 5.6 On Ubuntu 12.10 (Including memcached Plugin)
According to What's New in MySQL 5.6,
MySQL 5.6 will bring some performance improvements over MySQL 5.5. If
you want to test out MySQL 5.6, you have to install one of the
development releases from the MySQL downloads page
because there is no stable release yet.
We are proud to announce that we have just switched our beloved development distribution, openSUSE Factory, to be an independent distribution using the “rolling release” development model. openSUSE Factory is now a tested, reliable and bleeding edge Linux distribution!
We have a development LAMP server here and developers that use MySQL on their applications (however using Windows to develop it) sometimes ask me a easy way to see MySQL log, as tail -f do. Do you know if there's a web application to do it easily for them, without refreshing all the time?
Oracle announced the release of MySQL 5.5 beta which is claimed to be atleast 2 times faster the its previous stable version MySQL 5.1, which debuted a year ago. After all the controversy behind Oracle and MySQL takeover, Oracle proved that they are really serious about the development of MySQL.