MySQL was originally designed with three basic ideas inmind: to be fast, reliable, and easy to use. Like everydatabase system, MySQL does not completely followthe SQL standard and has its own extensions to SQL.
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or example, Using MySQL extensions the SQLstandard way of finding out which tables arethe sakiladatabase is:SELECT TABLE_NAME
E TABLE_SCHEMA=¶sakila¶;The easiest way to find out this information in MySQLis:SH