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Moving MYSQL database Cache issue?

I moved a mysql (myisam) database using rsync to aother server, I realized after doing this that I forgot to run 'flush tables' before moving the files so not all changes were written to disk I guess. ...
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Microsoft SQL Server Standard High Availability without Shared Storage

I'm a software dev with little experience managing SQL so please bear with me! We are developing a piece of software that needs to be highly available, with a significant degree of resilience. This ...
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Why is my database not available?

I have one database on my server that constantly becomes unavailable. To fix, I take it offline, then back online. Looking at the event viewer there are three errors in quick succession: FCB::Open ...
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MongoDB Auth, can be authenticated in the shell but not via the command line

I have an application that connects to a MongoDB database called discussions. I've created a user Mongo shell: > use discussions switched to db discussions > db.auth("discussions","XXXXXXXXX")...
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MSSQL: Roll back DB from backed up .MDF/.LDF

I've mistakenly deleted a table in Microsoft Server Management Studio, and the restore function was not properly configured. I have older .mdf and .ldf files of the particular db with the deleted ...
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Very strange disk-usage for replica in Mongodb

tl;dr: the new 2.6 replica eats up a lot more disk space than the 2.4 members. We're heavy users of MongoDB's GridFS. We're currently on 2.4, and are intending to upgrade to 2.6 by simply adding a ...
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Postgresql: missing data after crash

I've just rebooted my server after a crash/reboot (which I haven't determined the cause of yet). Server: centos, Postgresql: 9.2.8 It looks like all my postgresql databases were reverted to the state ...
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Copy SQL Server Databases

I am looking to "move" databases to different servers with minimal disruption to data and service. These databases vary in size from 5GB to 140 GB. I've seen and even used some of the various data ...
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ERROR 1045 (28000): Access denied for user 'root'@'localhost' (using Password:YES) [closed]

root@test-2:/usr/local# mysql -u root -H 192.168.x.xxx -p Enter password: ERROR 1045 (28000): Access denied for user 'root'@'localhost' (using password: YES)
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Scheduled copy of production database into test database

My question is similar to this one. I've Two different severs (both SQL Server 2014 Std Edition). Production and Test. I want my test server to connect every night to the production server and copy/...
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What can user do with VIEW SERVER STATE permissions?

In SQL Server 2008 there is a permissions VIEW SERVER STATE. What rights this permission give to user? What SQL Server mean by SERVER STATE?
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MongoDB Performance Troubleshooting

I have a small MongoDB replica set (2.4.6) and it seems about once a week, the primary gets bogged and the load average spikes up. This app doesn't see a huge amount of traffic. It resides in EC2 ...
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Alternatives to Zmanda for MySQL backups?

I don't have a problem with Zmanda but i wonder if there is any better or popular solutions out there other than doing it by hand. My requirements are: Online backups The tool should decide to use ...
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Error in cross server sqlcmd execution due to firewall issue

I have an application server with an IP of 10.107.0.100 and one database server on which SQL Server 2012 is installed, with an IP of 10.107.0.101. Remote connections are made to this server, and the ...
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Regarding High Availability for MSSQL Server

Already used in MySQL : Real Time Replication (synchronization) between primary and secondary server is done using master and slave commands. So What is the equivalent feature for MsSQL. Which ...
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HeidiSQL, attach/register database in MSSQL server

How to attach (or register) an existing MSSQL database to a server Using HeidiSQL
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Cannot open './/ib_buffer_pool' for reading: No such file or directory

I've realised that my Percona DB which has several InnoDB tables doesn't actually have InnoDB buffer pool running as it wasn't specified in the my.cnf. I had a buffer pool size specified of 256MB, ...
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Confused about horizontal scalling

Please correct me if I am wrong but I guess handling more requests and load by adding more machines or balancing the load between multiple servers is horizontal scalling. So, if I add more servers, ...
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Database management [closed]

First of all please forgive me if this question is off the topic. I have a developed social networking site where users can upload photos and update status. I thought of hosting in AWS EC2, but to get ...
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SQL server databases are stucked in restoring state

I have a single server in my SharePoint 2010 server farm. Today some of users complained about that some of Infopath forms can not be opened. When I checked the SOL Server Management Studio I saw that ...
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Which db managment software can copy from one sqlite3 table to another for fields which are common in both?

We are looking for db management software which can copy from one sqlite3 table to another for fields which are common to both tables. For example, if table A has column name and address. Table B has ...
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MySQL response times spiking at regular intervals

I recently set up a windows Hyper-V VPS with a bitnami django stack. I am monitering the website with newrelic. I noticed that my MySQL database response times spike about every 30 min. My first ...
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Unable to start SQL Server Instance 2008 R2 - DB file corrupt

I was not able to start the SQL Server 2008 R2 production DB instance. After reading the log file error message is " The log scan number passed to log scan in database ‘master’ is not valid. This ...
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How can I change the Postgres data_directory folder location?

I use Ubuntu 12.04, postgresql 9,1 postgis 1.5. I want to change database location. I use instruction http://www.whiteboardcoder.com/2012/04/change-postgres-datadirectory-folder.html The only ...
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Best practices for SQL Server audit trail

I'm facing a situation today where it would be very beneficial to me and my company if we knew who had logged into SQL and performed some deletions. We have a situation where at least 2 (sometimes 3) ...
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MySQL Creating a Database CentOS (6 - 64bit) Error 1064 (42000)

When ever I type in : GRANT ALL PRIVILEGES minecraft.* TO 'minecraftu'@'%' IDENTIFIED BY '********'; It gives me an error of : ERROR 1064 (42000): You have an error in your SQL syntax; check the ...
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Confusing MySql Error

I am trying to install an application on CentOS, and see this error in my apache log. If any can help me understand what exactly is the case, I can try to work on a solution for the error. This is ...
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How to disable 1 version of PostgreSQL server without uninstalling it

I have installed PostgreSQL 9.1 and 9.2 on my Ubuntu machine. The postgresql service starts both versions: $ sudo service postgresql start $ * Starting PostgreSQL 9.1 database server [ OK ] $ * ...
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SQL Azure Automated Backups doesn't work

I configured automated export of my SQL azure db, but backups are not created. Also, I'am resieved this mail. Automated SQL Export failed for [servername]:[dbname] at 25.09.2013 23:06:45. The ...
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How to shape size of SQL server resorces (RAM, CPU, and others)

It is standard story, there is fight between developers and administrators. One denunciation that database design and queries are bad while others says It is lack of hardware and amount of data. So ...
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Setting innodb_buffer_pool_size in for Mysql

We have a dedicated DB box with with 8 GB of RAM and running Redhat linux 64 bit OS. Our MySQL Data + Index size almost 7.8 GB. About setting innodb_buffer_pool_size, I have read 2 suggestions Set ...
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CouchDB administrator password reset

I have an install of couchDB, and somewhere along the line, a malformed request via CURL has my admin accound with a password that I don't know. Short of setting up another Couch server, then ...
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MySQL privileges - DROP tables, not databases

Can someone help me with privileges here. I need to create a user that can DROP tables within databases but cannot DROP the databases? From what I understand from MySQL docs you cannot simply do this:...
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how to reset Joomla admin password from the shell?

any idea how I can reset/change Joomla admin password from the linux command line? I have root access to the box. I don't think I can do it phpMyAdmid way. I don't know where the Joomla db is ...
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SQLVDI error - attempt to release mutex not owned by caller

I've started getting some errors in the App event log of one of our database servers (Windows 2003 & SQL Server 2005). The nightly full database backups are completing successfully however ...
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Can't Login to phpPgAdmin

I'm trying to set up phpPgAdmin on my test machine so that I can interface with PostgreSQL without always having to use the psql CLI. I have PostgreSQL 9.1 installed via the RPM repository, while I ...
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Throttle or limit resources used by a user in a database?

I would like to know how databases (like MySQL) are able to manage per user resources (like Oracle Database Resource Manager does) to be able to have users that may only get resources only when the ...
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Why won't Postgres start after stopping it?

Postgres was running just fine (I have created a database using template0). Then, I used: $ /usr/local/pgsql/bin/pg_ctl -D /usr/local/pgsql/data stop --mode=smart to stop Postgres and it stopped ...
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My transactional overnight batch has spiked in duration

I have an overnight batch run which is transactional...picking up data doing some small calculations and putting it somewhere else and it was finishing around 3am every day for the last 2 months. Now ...
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How do you interview a Database Programmer/ Admin applicant?

During the interview, I ask basic database design questions. Normalization (When-Why) is one of my concerns when it comes to database design. Some scenarios I site that involves synchronized servers ...
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InnoDB Failure of some kind [closed]

I have MySQL 5.5 installed. I tried to install Joolma but it failed. I went into their sql and replace EGNINE=InnoDB with MyISAM and the install worked. InnoDB is listed under SHOW ENGINES; Any idea ...
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Is it possible to increase the max limit of 10 pc's to any number of times without making the user a domain admin?

Normally a domain user has a maximum limit for 10 computers to join to a domain. But what i want to know is, is it possible (by joining a account to a group) to do this any number of times without ...
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Get permissions in fixed or user-defined server roles in SQL Server 2012

I'd like to know how to get a list of permissions that belong to fixed and/or user-defined server roles in SQL Server 2012. In previous versions there was an sproc sp_srvrolepermission but this is ...
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Any good PostgreSQL client for linux? [closed]

stackoverflow points me "belongs-on-serverfault" on this, so crossposting. I am frustrated of not having a good Linux GUI administration and development tool for PostgreSQL. pgAdmin III is buggy ...
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will a 100GB database with large tables on MSSQL 2008 server run on a 3GB RAM system? [duplicate]

This will be only for testing and developing. I have a 100 GB DB I am working on and need a sanbox envorinment. The only hardware I have is a desktop with 3GB and 32bit. I am able to install SQL 2008 ...
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Moving MySQL Data from 1 RDS server to another

How do I go about moving certain data (returned by a simple query) from one database in AWS' RDS to another? An interruption of up to 20 mins is acceptable, although not preferred. My current plan ...
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Postgresql performance enhancement

I have my setup like this: Two separate instances of the database on a clustered environment. Both instances are on dedicated servers each carries up to the standard configurations. Instance one (R1)...
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MariaDB set maximum database size to 1 GB

I'm using MariaDB on my hosting. I would like to limit database size to 1 GB. How to do this properly in /etc/my.cnf ?
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How can I synchronize MS SQL Server databases?

How can I synchronize MS SQL Server databases? Is there any tool, preferably open source?
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PostgreSQL, automate REINDEX, Windows environment

I have a couple of PostgreSQL tables (9.1) which are inserted to / deleted from often. Over time they suffer from index bloating even though the autovacuum is configured and runs regularly. I'm ...