Archive for April, 2009

Being a trust specialist

Most of the readers of this blog are CM specialists. Whether you’re a corporate CM librarian, or a build manager, you are focused on what the industry now calls “Application Lifecycle Management.” That’s an attempt to give a name to the collection of roles and functions we perform. It isn’t so much that the people [...]

Unit tests for MySQL scripts

Recently I had the opportunity to develop a unit testing framework for MySQL scripts in mostly-pure SQL. While I can’t share the code, I can certainly describe what we did, and why we did it. Hopefully it will be useful to you.