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I keep getting this error whether I run my query from the terminal or from within Java. Anyone has some instructions how to resolve this?

Thread stack overrun:  5768 bytes used of a 131072 byte stack, and 128000 bytes needed.
Use 'mysqld -O thread_stack=#' to specify a bigger stack.

BTW: I am using mac osx lion

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what is the query you are trying to run? – Aaron Brown Apr 16 '12 at 1:32

I don't think Rolando thought about what this variable does before answering. Don't set the thread_stack to 32M. It's is allocated per connection and 100 connections is going use 3.2GB.

thread_stack = 192K

Setting it to the fairly standard 192k should be fine.

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