How to avoid the error beep in MySQL client

Continuing today’s theme of avoiding ill-considered audio feedback in some desktop tools, the MySQL client plays a beep on errors, and one can’t avoid it even if volume is muted.

To avoid it, invoke the client with a –no-beep argument like this:

“C:Program FilesMySQLMySQL Server 5.0binmysql.exe” -u userid -p –no-beep

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