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  • by djberg96 (2603) on 2009.06.30 7:41 (#69188) Journal
    At Qwest we had a snapshot of the production database for people to run reports off of. It had a few limitations (you couldn't snap some of the larger field types), but it worked pretty well.

    Also, with Oracle you can set IO limits on a per account basis, so queries like the one you mention would simply timeout after a while.

    Does MySQL provide such features?