InnoDB : MySQL's ACID-compliant Storage Engine

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How to UPDATE a column to SET previous row value to NULL cells?

I have a table as id value 1 music 2 3 movie 4 5 6 book 7 8 Some values are missing, and I want to assign the value of previous row to produce id value 1 music 2 music 3 movie 4 ...
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How to restore InnoDB from files

here is the situation I fu*d up my mysql setup, before I did that I copied entire /var/lib/mysql directory to another location. Now fresh installation of mysql is back and I cannot restore my files. ...
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Is it safe to use innodb_flush_log_at_trx_commit = 2

I turned innodb_flush_log_at_trx_commit = 2 and get a very fast write speed. But is it safe be used in production web site?
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Avoid MySQL self-crashing on long semaphore waits [closed]

I run heavy queries on my InnoDB databases every night, and sometimes it causes long semaphore waits. More background in this question. What I have observed is that if the data is stored on an SSD, ...
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MySQL Bug required remedy : [Warning] Invalid (old?) table or database name '#sql-'

We have a master & multiple slave replication in our production environment. At first, I found this error in the mysql error log on the master and later on the slave. As for all the replication, ...
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MySQL: how to restore table stored in a .frm and a .ibd file?

I have previously saved a copy of /var/lib/mysql/ddms directory ("ddms" is the schema name). Now I installed a new MySQL on a freshly installed Ubuntu 10.04.3 LTS by running apt-get install mysql-...
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Is there an equivalent of virtual columns in mysql?

Currently I'm taking a look at amazon's new aurora database and I'd like to check how my current setup performs there. The original table is on maria DB and contains a virtual column `...
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Why database size is smaller in RDS

I am trying to move my database from MySQL to RDS MySQL. I do a simple mysqldump to transfer. I use this query: SELECT TABLE_NAME, table_rows, data_length, index_length, round(((data_length + ...
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limit of open files: Debian Jessies´ MySQL vs Community Oracle MySQL

I have just upgraded from MySQL Jessie 5.5 to MySQL Oracle Community Edition v5.6. I have a particular MySQL server, that has around 230 DBs, and > 32k files/tables. Whilst for two or three years, I ...
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DELETE command not completing on 30,000,000 row table

I have inherited a database and am looking to clean and speed it up. I have a table that contains 30,000,000 rows, many of which are junk data made by an error by our programmer. Before I add any new, ...
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MySql not using Buffer Pool

I'm checking into a buffer pool issue on a MySql database. According to the query to get database size shown here, the total database size is about 11GB. Unfortunately I know I have much less RAM than ...
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Frequently slow queries while in the 'Update' state

I have two tables that I update very frequently, one with a direct UPDATE .. and another INSERT .. ON DUPLICATE KEY UPDATE ... Normally these queries are instant but at times will take 0.1s to 1+ ...
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Innodb composite primary key with 4 columns vs MyIsam

I've created "MY TABLE" based on Innodb with composite primary key because I am storing many trees inside this table. The PK is for example (a,b,c,d). 1- Does Innodb store rows with same (a,b,c) near ...
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Innodb full table Scan

mytable is an InnoDB table with (a, b) as the primary key. Does this query check all table? Select * from mytable where ( b='2' and c='3') I want to find out if 'cluster' structure ...
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Committing one transaction halts another transaction with InnoDB tables on MariaDB?

I was hoping someone could clarify what is happening and what the effect is. I need to wrap a process in a database transaction to protect against failure. The problem is that as things stand the ...
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Why might a query not run until after I restart the MySQL server?

Why might MySQL not execute a query? Why might it freeze? It simply sits there and does nothing. Show processlist gives a result of "sending data" for as many hours as it takes for me to give up and ...
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Innodb buffer pool indexes versus data usage

The server has 128GB of RAM. The innodb_buffer_pool_size is set to 106GB. mysql> show global variables like 'innodb_buffer_pool_size'; +-------------------------+--------------+ | Variable_name ...
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Why does innodb_flush_method = O_DSYNC provide such a performance boost with SAN-backed storage?

I've seen some people suggest that O_DSYNC should be used with a SAN. The MySQL docs have this to say about O_DSYNC in general: In some versions of GNU/Linux and Unix, flushing files to disk with ...
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MySQL InnoDB log files on different location

I am using MySQL version: 5.5.38 There are following parameters that can control InnoDB log files: innodb_log_files_in_group - amount of log files in the group, by default 2. Will create 2 files ...
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innodb_file_format Barracuda

I have a couple questions for those more familiar. Most of my instances have been running Antelope despite having support for Barracuda. I was looking to play around with some compresses innodb ...
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How to start mysql without recovery rollback

I started a delete operation on table "A" in mysql which ran for 12 hours (lots of triggers and cascading deletes) already before I decided to kill this transaction. I waited then for another 12 hours ...
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MySQL process stuck on “cleaning up”, locking table forever

It was suggested I post here as opposed to StackOverflow. I'm new to debugging mysql/innodb issues so here is the best I have: I'm trying to run an integration test so these results are near ...
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MySQL - Slow InnoDB Write Speeds on Windows 10

I have Windows 10 bootcamped. I've installed the latest version of MySQL community server. I've also installed WordPress onto IIS. The MacBook has 16Gb of memory. Here is my config file [client] no-...
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MySQL 5.6.18 got signal 11

My MySQL Server 5.6.18 got signal 11 today very randomly. Has not happened before. This is the stack trace : stack_bottom = 7fdb9bcb1e0f thread_stack 0x40000 /usr/sbin/mysqld(my_print_stacktrace+0x35)...
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Individual inserts wait for several seconds for primary key lock (inno DB)

my application inserts about 2,000 records in a table per hour, at some time the database started to delay this inserts throwing a "lock time wait" exception, after some research I got this output ...
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MySQL: Is the read committed isolation level safe with mixed binary log format?

When using the MIXED format with the READ COMMITTED isolation level, am I safe? The docs state (http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.5/en/set-transaction.html#isolevel_read-committed) If you use ...
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Two updates cause a deadlock

I have a mysql queue with the following sheme: CREATE TABLE IF NOT EXISTS `media` ( `mid` int(11) NOT NULL AUTO_INCREMENT, `order_type` int(11) NOT NULL, `media_id` varchar(50) COLLATE ...
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Get records with specific group name from table A and see if any exist in table B, if it does then add matching records in Table B to group

Let me start off by saying I am not a DB admin or a DB pro, I work with SQL as a php developer but that's about it. So I hope I can explain this properly and I hope one of you DB guys/gals can help. ...
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import mysql schema data folder instead of from a dump

current state I have prod and dev mySQL databases. To create the dev database, I used the various schema backups generated from production and imported them like so: mysql -u my_user -p target_db &...
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How to resolve Innodb lock

I am trying to run a sitemap generator job for Magento and here is what I get as Innodb status after the query has failed to complete even after several hours. I do not know much about DBA stuff and ...
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Does innodb_data_reads include reads from the buffer pool?

We have set up some monitoring on many of our databases that serve many different applications. It seems that they all report back more writes than reads when in reality that is very unlikely. I ...
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cannot install_db after deleting /var/db/mysql

I am trying to reset mysql5.6-server back to its installation defaults and blowout/nuke all the databases to start off fresh and clean. [root@yoda:~] # rm -fr /var/db/mysql [root@yoda:~] # mkdir /var/...
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Should I normalise this database?

I have two database designs thought of for storing messages(instant messages) between users. It will be a group chat system. I have two table designs in mind. One is this: CREATE TABLE `...
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Integrate MySql Full Text searches in CMS

I'm developing my own CMS and using MySql v5.5 DB to save the content items records. Due to a technical limitations, I can't upgrade my database to a newer version that support Full-Text searches on ...
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How does mysql(innoDB) handle same foreign key for join

I have a table called X and another called Y. There is a primary key on Y that is a foreign key on X. Now, my data is such that there will be many rows in X that will have the exact same foreign key ...
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MySQL Create Table with Partition Slow on server machine

Following create table statement with Partition runs in 10 Second on My Development Machine windows 7, i5 , 8GBRam, single disk runs in 16 Second on Virtual Machine windows server 2012 , xeon 2GHz ,...
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What is the best way to reduce the size of ibdata in mysql?

I have some Production servers whose ibdata files increases in size day by day. It has already consumed 290GB of space. The tables in the servers are mostly InnoDB and there are high read and write ...
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RDS innodb_flush_log_at_trx_commit problem

I use Amazon RDS as mysql db backend for highload project and try to optimize insert performance for innodb tables. According to information from different sources - good candidate to speed up inserts ...
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MYSQL: How to improve performance of inserting over 1M rows to a table with over 100M indexed rows

I have this mysql table: CREATE TABLE `codes` ( `code` bigint(11) unsigned NOT NULL, `allocation` int(11) NOT NULL DEFAULT '0', `used` tinyint(1) NOT NULL DEFAULT '0', PRIMARY KEY (`code`), ...
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Slow database drop in mysql

Just installed a new 24 core server and it is noticeably slower when doing truncates and drops. Example: $ mysql -u root lmcdental_test2 Reading table information for completion of table and column ...
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mariadb won't start (InnoDB error: space header page consists of zero bytes in data file ./ibdata1)

The following messages are in /var/log/mariadb/mariadb.log when I try to start mariadb: 151103 13:42:01 [Note] InnoDB: Initializing buffer pool, size = 128.0M 151103 13:42:01 [Note] InnoDB: Completed ...
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mysql query taking differently long

I need some enlightenment on a MySQL query issue: I recently found out that a select query is taking differently long depending on how large ibdata1 is (at least that's how it seems to me). To be ...
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Split Mysql Table internally

How to split the huge mysql table (size around 200GB) internally? Is there any mechanism other than partition? The table size is daily growing. Table created using innodb with indices. Thanks in ...
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Small database size but very slow performance. What can I do?

We have this opencart installation with a database size of roughly 120 MB, 90MB of which is MyISAM and other is InnoDB. Most of the queries like : SELECT DISTINCT *, a.*, vd.seo, p.image, p2s....
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mysqldump --single-transaction, yet update queries are waiting for the backup

If I use mysqldump --single-transaction, according to the docs it should do flush tables with read lock to get a consistent state and then start a transaction and no writers should be waiting. ...
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Should a table be split if only a particular column gets updates?

I have a table in my MySQL 5.7 database, which has 9 columns. One column is an AUTO INCREMENT PRIMARY KEY, where as the other 6 contain some data, which isn't going to be updated in a year. Now, the ...
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“Unknown table engine 'innodb'” error after changing my.cnf

I am getting "Unknown table engine 'innodb'" for some query after changing my my.cnf. I have reverted the old my.cnf and restarted mysql and now I can see innodb. Could you please help me figure out ...
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Syntax error or access violation: 1286 Unknown storage engine 'InnoDB'

MySQL won't start after I changed the my.cnf file. After a lot of use on my site, MySQL crashes and I get this error: Syntax error or access violation: 1286 Unknown storage engine 'InnoDB' I ...
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Mtop - How to reset ID numbers?

Using Mtop for slow queries logging in our InnoDB. Since there is actually high database usage, the log IDs in front when using the mtop command are increasing rapidly and I would like to reset them, ...
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mysql innodb - strange data loss

I am running a mysql database on linux with several InnoDB tables. At some point, the ibdata1 file got quite big and I wanted to delete it. So I made a dump, deleted the file and restarted the server. ...