I need to add a last_modified column to a MyISAM table tbl_items. The crux of this problem is that tbl_items houses several gigabytes of data. Also of note, I am using a master-slave deployment with ...
I am in the process of switching a MySQL table from MyISAM to InnoDB and I do not want the slave to perform the alter table command until I execute it manually. The intention is to have a backup for a ...
I have a large table with a VARCHAR(20) column, and I need to modify that to become a VARCHAR(50) column. Typically, performing an ALTER TABLE (adding a TINYINT) on this particular table takes about ...