Thoughts on Software

# Tag: MySQL

• ## The Poor Mans Search Solution with MySQL

Sometimes, there are cases when we need a Search Solution for a hobby project but don’t want to spend extra time and money in having a Lucene or some other form of abstraction of Lucene, such as Solr or ElasticSearch. If you’re working with MySQL (or even better, with Postgres), then you’re in luck – there’s a way to have a quick and dirty search solution for your dear project.

• ## Code first with MySQL and EF6

Last week, I had to start a .NET Project that requires a database – our shared server however only provides MySQL as a database solution (Low cost solution has its price eh?).

Let’s have a quick look at how to get started with MySQL and EF6 with Code first approach.