InnoDB is the main ACID-compliant Storage Engine used in MySQL.

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mariadb 5.5.36 with innodb plugin

I installed mariadb 5.5.36 on a win32 system. Everything runs fine except innodb requests are 2 x slower than an identical MySQL installation. So I want to switch back to original innodb plugin to ...
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changing mySQL (5.6) database from MyISAM to InnoDB

I have recently upgraded my CPanel server from mySQL 5.5 to mySQL 5.6 as it now supports full-text searches for InnoDB. Now, I'm not so great at mySQL so I was wondering is there anything special I ...
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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 Periodically Crashing

MySQL Seems to be crashing quite often, I'd say every hour or so. The only thing running on this server that is using MySQL is a Drupal installation that I'm working on, there's only one person that'...
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MySQL InnoDB buffer_pool_size not increasing?

There are no errors in the log file, but this doesn't seem to add up to me. Maybe I'm misunderstanding something: mysql> show variables like '%buffer_pool%'; +-------------------------+-----------+...
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Why is innodb engine disabled by default in ubuntu 13.10 mysql server?

We all know that InnoDB is the default engine as of MySQL 5.5 but ... for some reason an extra configuration file zentyal.cnf is included in MySQL's conf.d directory when installing mysql server ...
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MySQL 5.5 : Cannot drop database : Lost connection to MySQL server during query

After a huge crash of my mysql database, I've made a recovery, all is ok except one schema. In phpMyAdmin, this schema doest not cotains any tables, but we i ask mysql to drop the schema (drop ...
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Check if MySQL configuration was applied

I'm performing some heavy MySQL operations at my VM and constantly getting the following error: SQLSTATE[HY000]: General error: 1206 The total number of locks exceeds the lock table size I ...
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MySQL (MariaDB) crashes frequently

I recently migrated an old server running MySQL to a new VPS running MariaDB 5.5. I don't have too much running on the server (just a few PHP sites) and free memory seems to be OK, but the DB keeps ...
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MySQL 5.6 Create Table VERY slow

I recently upgraded my MySQL server from 5.1 to 5.6 (running on CentOS 6.x). Ever since the upgrade, when I try to perform certain table tasks the queries take a REALLY long time. This is really ...
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MySQL Queries taking too long to execute

I have a database table, with 300,000 rows and 113.7 MB in size. I have my database running on Ubuntu 13.10 with 8 Cores and 8GB of RAM. As things are now, the MySQL server uses up an average of 750% ...
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innodb Table is full and autoexpand

Hi I use bacula and one of the tables is full: JobId 8946: Fatal error: sql_create.c:860 Fill File table Query failed: INSERT INTO File (FileIndex, JobId, PathId, FilenameId, LStat, MD5, DeltaSeq) ...
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MySQL Tables Disappearing

We're having some issues of tables "magically" disappearing. Here is the log file leading to the point of what seems to be the point of the table disappearing: 131103 9:08:39 InnoDB: Error: table ...
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MySQL SELECT query hangs

On my server I have 6 MySQL databases. They all power Wordpress websites. For some reason, 2 of these databases are not accessible. To my knowledge they use INNODB, but I can't confirm it as even ...
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How to drop an 8 GB InnoDB table smoothly without global locks

MySQL version: 5.1.63. I am about to DROP a bigger ~8 GB InnoDB table. Last week I dropped a four times bigger table on another machine and a global lock kicked in that took us down for ~90 seconds. ...
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Server crashed, some MySQL databases are broken. Trying to recover with InnoDB recovery, but ibdata1 seems corrupt

I've a problem. Some days ago my root server crashes after a power outage. I realised that the MySQL server won't start. In the logs I find out that an error occured with InnoDB's ibdata1. I've ...
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mysql: unknown option '--skip-innodb'

In trying to disable innodb by adding this to mysql config [mysql] skip-innodb But I get the error shown in title.. I also tried to change [mysql] to [mysqld] with no luck. SHOW ENGINES: http://...
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innobackupex - after restoring - quit without updating PID file

After restoring a backup the server can't start.. command line tar -izxf /var/bak/db/2013-11-16-2300_mysql.tar.gz -C /var/bak/db_import innobackupex --defaults-file=/var/ini/my.cnf --use-memory=1G --...
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MySQL tmp tables: how to clean up diskspace after killing a copying to tmp table process?

i ran out of disk space while running an alter table on a large table. I restarted MySQL afterwards and checked the MySQL tmp dir. A show status like '%tmp%' lists 5 tmp files and 4 tmp tables. A df ...
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restore mysql from ibdata/frm files

A hard disk failure has left me trying to restore mysql from copy of "data" folder I had dumps of "most" content but am missing some Data folder has idbdata1 / log files / folders of .frm files So, ...
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InnoDB Buffer pool hit rate missing from engine status output

I want to check the buffer pool hit rate for InnoDB on MySQL but when I query the database the hit rate seems to be gone from the results: Using query: SHOW ENGINE INNODB STATUS\G -------------------...
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Does adding a foreign key constraint in MySQL cause a table rebuild?

I need to alter a large table in order to add a foreign key. Does adding the constraint cause the table to be rebuilt? The referenced table already exists and has an index on the column.
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MySQL (innodb) always crashes on big ORDER BY statements

I'm running MySQL on Debian stable (normally installed from the stable packages). Everytime when I do a big ORDER BY, mysql crashes. Example query (innodb tables): SELECT * FROM `table` INNER JOIN ( ...
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Lost Frm files recovering data from ibdata

I was working with a mysql innodb datbase. When I was working with mysqlworkbench accidentally all the .frm files got deleted from mysql data folder but I still have ibdata file in the data folder. I ...
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Dropping Index on 10GB+ InnoDB table takes over 4 hours

This is the table I'm working with: CREATE TABLE IF NOT EXISTS `checklist_answer` ( `id` varchar(36) NOT NULL, `created_by` varchar(36) NOT NULL, `date_created` datetime NOT NULL, `updated_by`...
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MySQL failed to start. Error 1053. Windows Server 2008 R2

I did a server restart for my web server and on restart, MySQL won't start. If I use taskmanager to kill mysqld.exe and try the start from services console, it gets about 50% through the startup, ...
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Restore Percona Xtrabackup to new database

I'm afraid that this question may be a duplicate, but I cannot find it being asked anywhere else. If it is a duplicate, please direct me to the thread where it is answered. We are using the Percona ...
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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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Large InnoDB data size even though entire database is MyISAM?

I'm running mysqltuner to tune up my database and I'm running into a very strange occurrence. Even though the entire database is MyISAM (all tables) it says the following: [!!] InnoDB data size / ...
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MySQL “Too many connections” + > 6000 queries / second

We have quite a big mysql (innodb) database with a lot of insert queries and 6000 queries per second. Settings are: max_connections = 1000 and usually when i do show status like '%onn%'; ...
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InnoDB no longer available

Recently changed servers and went from CentOS 5.8 to CentOS 6.4. I installed MySQL 5.1.69 on my new server, and manually swapped /var/lib/mysql. I am not sure what version of MySQL was on my old ...
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Cannot stop MariaDB on Ubuntu Lucid

On starting MariaDB 5.5 I am getting the following error: InnoDB: Unable to lock /var/lib/mysql/ibdata1 Initially ran into this error after a server reboot was done running MariaDB 5.1. Have ...
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MySQL MyISAM multi-core optimization

I've noticed that our app does not respond to requests when a demanding request is in execution. Running top seems to identify the source of the problem: top - 13:54:25 up 1 day, 13:43, 2 users, ...
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Disable innodb_file_per_table

I have 24GB RAM i7 dedicated server, running CPanel 11.36 with MySQL 5.1.68. In my.cnf I have innodb_file_per_table enabled. Is it safe to just disable the option, not doing any damage to databases in ...
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Innodb one file per tablespace

I'm walking into an environment that uses MySQL and Innodb as the storage engine. I'd like to enable innodb_file_per_table to increase performance. Considering all of the databases/tables are ...
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Mysql crashing due to InnoDB not able to allocate memory

MySQL crashes every now and then due to, I believe, a large request hitting it above the innodb-buffer-pool-size set in my.cnf (currently at 210M), which I needed to set for mysql to start in the ...
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What can I do with corrupted DB in InnoDB format in this case?

guys, I have a big problem. There is one server with CRM database. I corrupted it probably and don't know what to do. ls /var/lib/mysql/sugarcrm/ accounts_audit.frm address_book.ibd ...
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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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Heroku : Support of InnoDB

Does Heroku supports MySQL (esp. InnoDB database engine) ? I see there is ClearDB add-on, but it didn't state it supports InnoDB or not.
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InnoDB restore from ibdata: “mysql post-start process terminated with status 1”

I discovered way too late that the backup script for our MySQL databases wasn't working properly. Namely, when the disk on the server had already started to fail, and I logged in via SSH and got a ...
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Tuning MySQL of 1.3 G DB, 8GB Ram, High IO Wait

I am having MySQL database of size 1.3 GB on 8 core virtual machine, 8 GB of memory and I am having troubles optimizing the configuration. There is a lot of small rows and lot of joins going on. I've ...
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Reducing memory usage of MySQL

Conclusion: if you really want to use little memory out-of-the-box drop MySQL and use PostgreSQL: it has a ~30Mo memory footprint, i.e. more than 10x less than MySQL; the migration was quite easy be ...
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1286 - Unknown storage engine 'InnoDB'

I am trying to use roundcube and it recently just broke. I don't know if this is due to a MySQL update that happened recently or not but in phpMyAdmin I get the following error if I try and view a ...
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Get mysql database from raw files

My root access linux server has crashed and I cannot SSH into it or interact with it. I can, however tell the online console to do a network boot to a "rescue system" which allows me to access the ...
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Troubleshooting MySQL Performance Issues

Environment: 1 physical machine 8GB RAM some older Core2Duo CPU 1 HDD Windows Vista 64 bit 1 Virtual Machine 16 GB RAM 2 vCPUs Windows 7 64bit Both machines running MySQL 5.5.28 (64Bit) with ...
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Is it possible to create a mysql slave from start of masters binlog without copying data first?

info: my tables are all innodb. i know i can create a mysql slave by copying the data from master to slave and noting the position in the binlog and set that on the slave. thus the slave should be ...
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MySQL InnoDB Backup: are dump files enough?

What exactly does the default ibdata1 file store that does not exist in a mysqldump? I've got a backup/rsync job that stores dump files of a MySQL 5.5 database on a remote server for rotating daily/...
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MySQL: Increased buffer pool, ibdata1 corrupt?

I tried increasing innodb_buffer_pool_size via my.cnf from default 128m to 256m, but on restart attempt, mysql shutdown failed with: 130125 11:49:55 InnoDB: Initializing buffer pool, size = 256.0M ...
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MySQL database repair

Using Vbulletin 4.2.0 PL3 I've used the repair / optimize database feature in vbulletin admin panel but these below tables remain at the same size. Is this normal? Last column is "overhead" which ...
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Recovering InnoDB

Bit of tough situation. Running MySQL 5.5 on Ubuntu 12.04. Looking to add some functionality to our internal site, I installed Kaltura. In doing so, my existing MySQL databases seemed to lose all ...