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From:Paul DuBois Date:October 16 2000 7:48pm
Subject:Re: MOTD for databases
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At 3:29 PM -0400 10-16-2000, Mike Piluso wrote:
>Does anyone know if its possible to display a message after one connects to
>OR switches databases?
>example ...
>mysql> use virtual
>Database Changed
><Message here>
>The purpose would be to notify clients what the table is, and some
>informational notes.

No, you can't do this.  Not without modifying the server and/or the
client, at least.  Are you thinking of something analogous to the way
that some FTP servers display the README file (if there is one) after
you issue a cd command?

Paul DuBois, paul@stripped
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