In the last episode (Nov 25), Geetika Tewari said:
> I am trying to make my perl script fork several processes that all
> execute 'select' statements on MySQL. I want the statements to
> happen concurrently (as I want to monitor the behaviour of MySQL with
> native ISAM tables under this concurrent Read access). So I am using
> 'fork'. However, I think my 'select' statements are not happening
> concurrently. Is there something I am missing? Thanks.
That should work. As a test, run two complicated selects, preferably
ones that take a couple seconds to run, then run "show processlist"
from a mysql prompt.