Use MySQL? You need Maatkit

databases Maatkit is a pretty useful set of utilities for MySQL. From their site:

You can use Maatkit to prove replication is working correctly, fix corrupted data, automate repetitive tasks, speed up your servers, and much, much more.

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SSH for Windows

misc I was recently pointed to an OpenSSH installer for Windows. This includes both the clients (ssh, scp) and a server (ssh shell server, and scp/sftp server). It also adds the clients to your path for you so you can use them from the command line.

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Unix Utils for Windows

misc I work with unix operating systems quite a bit. So when I'm using Windows I'm often missing some of the handy little command line unix tools that are ubiquitous to unix but no where to be found on Windows.

Just today I was wanting to use the GNU find utility.

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xcopy - Handy tool on windows

misc xcopy is useful program that is included with Windows.

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FTP Scripts on windows

misc I found this Microsoft KB article today 96269 which shows you how to use the ftp program that comes with

all versions of windows an automate a file transfer.

ftp -s:script.txt

The contents of script.

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Uptime for Windows 2000, 2003, XP and NT

misc Almost every unix operating system comes with a utility called uptime that tells you how long your server has been running.

Unfortunitly no such tool comes with windows, but there is a pretty fool proof way to determine the date you computer was last started.

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did you hack my cf?