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Recently our Ops team has wanted to experiment with client compression on MySQL to help alleviate some internal network congestion. After much trial and error we hit upon a solution for the mysql2 gem in Rails 2.x, 3.x, 4.x and Sequel. I hope this helps others struggling to find a way to do this. Comeback soon to see what effect Client Compression had on our network.

Rails 2.x

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# config/initializers/enable_connection_flags.rb
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