Junkone wrote:

> therei sone in perl. i am looking for a equavalent in ruby. i just
> want to trace the sql statements being executed by mysql as i cannot
> debug my client app to find out what sql it is sending out to the
> database.

If you use ActiveRecord, try assert_latest{}. It returns an array of arrays 
containing all SELECT statements emitted during its block, including their 
EXPLAIN results.

But if you need something lower level, doesn't MySQL itself have a query logging 
option?

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   Phlip