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Looking for free mySQL trace utility

rleyba828
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Hi Team,

   I am using what looks like a good open source program called xataface (www.xataface.com) that greatly simplifies the front end design of web based RDBMS applications.  My question is that when the application doesn´t appear to work as intended (e.g. I get a blank page) I have no idea what went wrong.  I am therefore looking for a free mySQL trace utility that can show the sql statements being sent back and forth from the PHP application to the mysql server.

I saw this link on this forum:
https://www.experts-exchange.com/Database/MySQL/Q_21461461.html?sfQueryTermInfo=1+10+30+mysql+trace

but the author is right, the links are either dead, windows only or not free.  Can someone suggest a more recent product?

My setup is running mysql  Ver 14.12 Distrib 5.0.77 on Centos 5.5.

Thanks team.
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