Steve Champion

Associate Database Systems Engineer

Steve Champion works with the MySQL team as an Associate Database Systems Engineer at XTIVIA. He provides MySQL services such as database monitoring and health checks to multiple clients using various environments. He is currently working towards a MySQL 8.0 database administrator certification.

How to use mysql_config_editor

Background When running a batch file on MySQL the login credentials must be taken from some file. The file choices are to use a clear-text options file or the more secure obfuscated login-file generated by the MySQL program mysql_config_editor (which comes installed... read more