MySQL: Check status and user

This entry is part 4 of 26 in the series Learn MySQL

When using command line, you can check the status and user currently connected to the DB.

Simply type status and a page as below will be shown:


The page here shows that you are connected using dbuser.

It also shows the uptime of the MySQL server which has been running for about 14hrs.

For Toad, the user dbuser is shown on the bottom right hand side of the page.



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