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Over 100% of stage done during DROP COLUMN

I'm running a DROP COLUMN on the primary key column (I know, it's terrible but I had to do it). There's a progress indicator: Stage: 1 of 2 'copy to tmp table' 107% of stage done I haven't been ...
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MySQL too many connections during normal conditions (Percona, InnoDB)

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Way to avoid server downtime when creating Master - Slave relationship?

I am preparing for setting up a MySQL master-slave or master-master relationship. Right now I have a single MySQL production server, and of course I don't want a lot of downtime while I connect the ...
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What are the pros & cons of these MySQL engines for OLTP — XtraDB, PBXT, or TokuDB?

I'm working on a social website with an approximate read/write split of 90/10. Trying to decide on a MySQL engine. The ones I'm interested in are: XtraDB PBXT TokuDB What are the pros and cons of ...