Pre-General Availability: 2023-05-24
MySQL Shell commands issued within a DB Notebook enable you to perform routine actions quickly. The following commands are independent of the processing mode and must start with the \ character:
Provides a quick welcome message that instructs you to use Ctrl+Enter to execute your query or code block.
Provides a brief description and usage example of a DB Notebook's interactive prompt and identifies the current mode. If you type
\at the prompt, the editor replaces it with the last command you entered by default.
Help information is mode-dependent. In SQL mode, you see examples of queries using placeholder characters, such as
Establishes a new connection to the server based on the current connection details.
Switches to the SQL language mode.
Switches to the TypeScript language mode.
Use Ctrl+Enter to execute the command. Any output is displayed below the command. Any errors are also displayed below the command.