I have innodb_file_per_table set and just today my ibdata1 file jumped from 59M to 323M after I made several changes to an 800M table to reduce it to about 600M. That particular table's .ibd file was ...
The MySQL server is no longer starting because the partition is too full. The issue seems to be ibdata (40GB). I wanted to follow these instructions (at 'InnoDB Infrastructure Cleanup') Now I already ...