InnoDB : MySQL's ACID-compliant Storage Engine

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Large ibdata file in MySQL

I am having MySQL database with all my tables as InnoDB with file_per_table config on. But Still I m seeing huge ibdata file ( ~50GB). All tables are having .ibd file as well. This is a machine I have ...
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ALTER primary key column from INT to BIGINT in production (MySQL 5.6.19a)

Some INNODB tables in our production database are about to hit the INT AUTO_INCREMENT limit of 2147483647 and we need to alter them to BIGINT otherwise writes will start failing. The tables are in a ...
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mysql write lock

I dont add any manual locking or any transaction anything, just manual running queries from php script, and execute below two update queries at the same time update table_x set status = 'PROCESSING' ...
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Yet another “ERROR 1005 can't create table” question

Well, I've been looking at the ERROR 1005 questions, but I haven't been able to see my error among the issues addressed by those questions. This code is generated by MySQL Workbench under Linux. Can ...
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Why does InnoDB allow a 772 byte unique constraint?

I've defined a unique constraint for two columns: A bigint and a VARCHAR(256) COLLATE utf8mb4_unicode_ci Then this error occured (which I'm already familiar with): Specified key was too long; max ...
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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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Big cpu caused by mysql

I have big cpu caused by mysql, 3 vcores, centos 6 64bits http://s3.postimg.org/z8l73e98z/mysql.png [mysqld] datadir=/var/lib/mysql socket=/var/lib/mysql/mysql.sock user=mysql symbolic-links=0 ...
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Can't Delete Orphaned MySQL Temp Table

One of my servers had a hick-up yesterday and decided to leave temporary table while (while running alter table add indexes). ls -l sql -rw-rw---- 1 mysql mysql 8570 Mar 13 12:05 #sql-ib32694.frm ...
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What if we skip the slave by counter 1 when it failed at event 1 of a transaction which has events 2 and 3

We have a master-slave replication which has all Innodb data. I ran 3 update statements under one transaction on master. ============= start transaction update T1 update T2 update T3 end ...
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troubleshoot high value for mysql innodb pages written per second

Our database is writting about 600 pages a second to its innodb buffer pools. Usually this value is about 10 pages/sec, so the server is experiencing a very high IO utilization, around 50%. Is there ...
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Doubts about Converting MyISAM to InnoDB (master/slave and more)

I want to convert my MySQL DB (46 Tables, 2.1 GB) from MyISAM to InnoDB. I have a couple of questions about this process. Since I have a Master/Slave structure, do I need to manage this and change ...
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How can delete an orphaned temporary table on Mysql Innodb?

I was issuing an Alter table statement and suddenly the server crashed, Now i can not run any alter table to that table because it shows me the error 1050 and it says that a table named #sql1504d ...
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Concurrency when simulating autoincrement with triggers on MySQL

I am updating an old application to implement virtual tenancy, which involves adding a tenant_id column to the primary key of every single table. The application uses auto-incrementing columns ...
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Acceptable to use Antelope and Barracuda simultaneously?

I've been doing some reading about the Antelope and Barracuda file formats for InnoDB. I recall at least one source mentioning that the two should not be used simultaneously. I can't think of a good ...
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Will a static MySQL database become bigger in file size over time, even without anyone writing to it?

I backed up a database a few weeks ago, then for comparison downloaded it again. It was about 10,000 kB larger. There should not be anyone writing to it, but there are lots of reads. Will a static ...
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What is InnoDB Buffer Usage and how to clear it?

In Mysql Workbench when I go in Server > Server Status there is a field called "InnoDB Buffer Usage" It is "95%" even if there is no query running. Why? It affects my performance in my new queries? ...
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Is it a waste to set innodb_buffer_pool_instances greater than the # of CPUs?

I set the innodb_buffer_pool_size to 20GB on a server with 12 CPU cores. My full database is 11gb, however most of it is archived tables that are almost never used. The total queried data is around 3 ...
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InnoDB row metadata size (minimum row size)

I'm trying to decide whether to normalize a thing further, and need to know what the smallest a row in InnoDB can be (I've got MySQL 5.6). This is not exactly my case, but for simplicity, let's ...
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MySQL - Changing from system tablespace to file per table

The MySQL database I am working on has the InnoDB tables and indexes stored in the system tablespace which is now > 20Gb. Some years ago I managed a MySQL database that made use of a file per table ...
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How to speed up mysql export and import

I need to perform a DB migration from Server A to Server B. Server A: MySQL version installed 5.0.6 Server B: MySQL version installed 5.6.20 OS: Both are running RedHat Linux 64bit. 16 ...
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What can I do about this MariaDB 10.0 error?

I have a serious error that crashes the mariadb service, and it won't start up again until I delete the database folder in the data directory of the database I was working on at the time. Here is the ...
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If all tables are myisam, should I use myisam engine instead of default innodb?

I have read all of the innodb/myisam threads and they are confusing. Everyone says innodb but I am assuming that they are saying innodb engine with innodb tables.? The software I am using creates ...
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with MySQL, are multiple single column indexes faster than one multi-column index? [closed]

I have a performance related question, in MySQL, are multiple single column indexes faster than one multi-column index?
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How to optimize a slow query?

I work as an administrator and software developer for a company that provides services to the car selling business. In essence we develop the software that they use when selling cars and such. This ...
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How does InnoDB access disk?

I know that block(multiple disk sectors) is the basic unit of data transfer for the virtual file system so, if NTFS uses 4 KB cluster size for files how does InnoDB access disk if it uses 8 KB page ...
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Question About Large InnoDB Table with Deleted Rows

Our server has a DB that's over 600 GB - we are deleting older rows that are non-essential to contain the growth. We can't optimize the table due to possible downtown on the table but we are ...
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Server stuck in INTERNAL DDL LOG RECOVERY IN PROGRESS

Recently, one of my servers had a crash. I had alot of trouble but managed to restore everything. But, Now, the first background thread upon startup is locked on "INTERNAL DDL LOG RECOVERY IN ...
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How “relatively safe” is the data which was salvaged from corrupted MySQL InnoDB database?

I encountered the corruption like the following. 150208 14:27:52 InnoDB: Error: page 443375 log sequence number 8941 870477908 InnoDB: is in the future! Current system log sequence number 5968 ...
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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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InnoDB Deadlocks Involving Currency Transactions

We're dealing with InnoDB deadlocks that are affecting our virtual transaction system. LATEST DETECTED DEADLOCK 150210 20:51:03 *** (1) TRANSACTION: TRANSACTION 0 4240405649, ACTIVE 0 sec, process no ...
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DB Rolls Back And Loses Data

So we've come across an astounding issue here. At random moments, our DB is dropping the database and recreating the table with data from an earlier point in time. Unfortunately general query logs ...
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MYSQL: InnoDB inserts wont rollback transaction inside a stored procedure

I have this stored procedure: START TRANSACTION; code_gen_loop: WHILE @Codes > 0 DO IF MOD( @Codes, 10000 ) = 0 THEN EXECUTE qry_status_stmt2; EXECUTE qry_status_stmt3; ...
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Change Storage Engine on Referenced Tables

i need to change storage engine from 'InnoDB' to 'MyISAM' on some tables of different databases. So i made a script file to do so: #!/bin/bash DATABASES=$(mysql -u XXXXX -pXXXXX --skip-column-names ...
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How to Permanently solve MySQL error 2002 (HY000)

I have a problem on my cloud server with 2GB of RAM and 40GB Hard Disk that's hosting a Wordpress website that receives around 1000-2000 hits a day. My problem is that MySQL is always crashing and my ...
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Invision Power Board 3.4.6 - mysql locks during query with pending updates

about 2 weeks ago, we started experiencing random lockups and slowdowns on our forums. We've been running this site for around 6 years minimum with no issues. the site and db are on dedicated vms. The ...
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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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Is possible to backup database online using rsync?

Some people tell me that the backup database on-the-fly using rsync is possible. I think it is possible but not safe because some log, buffer... is not flushed. Database is being recovered from the ...
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MySQL - Cannot add new Foreign Key [closed]

I'm using magento and it does some re-index for a product flat table structure. In this process a new table is created. The SQL for that table is something like: CREATE TABLE ...
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Is it a good idea to add a reserved field to a large MySQL table?

As you may know adding a new column to a MySQL table with millions of records is hard and in some cases impossible. Is it a good idea to add a text column to each table (say, meta) to save some ...
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54M InnoDB keeps shutting down unexpectedly [duplicate]

I have a mariadb server running several databases with very small load. From time to time, when I have 20+ users browsing one of the wordpress websites i have, the daemon just shuts down with the ...
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UPDATE waits for lock too long after SELECT in MySQL (Innodb)

I have PHP function Pics::getPicture (yii2 ORM) which selects one row from table and then updates one field from this row. The table structure contains only id (PK), path (VARCHAR(500)) and seen ...
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Dropped connections, corrupted schema … is MySQL sick?

Lot's of problems and I wonder if it's all tracable to some root cause. I'm trying to load a simple schema related to product marketing. The symptoms are: Not being able to forward engineer said ...
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Cannot add a column to an InnoDB table in Mariadb

I have this InnoDB table with less than 10 rows in mysql 5.5.40-MariaDB on Linux (x86_64). +-----------------+--------------+------+-----+-------------------+----------------+ | Field | ...
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MySQL Data Files Missing?

We are upgrading our website and I was checking on the size of the new database compared to the old one and was really surprised to find that in the /var/lib/mysql/ directory, the only files there ...
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Would we see a performance increase by moving one table to another physical drive?

We have a database of about 600MiB. One table is particularly large and occupies about 70% of that space. We quite often have to query this table - sometimes as far back as a few years, so we can't ...
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Row size too large (> 8126)

I'm facing the following problem. Row size too large (> 8126). Changing some columns to TEXT or BLOB or using ROW_FORMAT=DYNAMIC or ROW_FORMAT=COMPRESSED may help. In current row format, ...
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ROLLBACK doesn't work after INSERT INTO newly created destination table

I am working on PHP-script which imports CSV file (customers.csv) into MySQL table (customers). Before inserting contents of CSV-file into the mysql table I am first backing up the original customers ...
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Mysqli prepare error: Unknown storage engine 'InnoDB'

I'm getting this error on my XenForo installation. Server logs show out of memory because of too many php processes opened up which cause mysqld to shutdown. The WordPress installation associated with ...
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Is >58 hours to create an index normal? Should I cancel and try again?

I have an InnoDB table with ~43,964,557 rows containing 20.5 GiB of data (not counting existing indexes). mysql> show table status like 'backpack_items'; ...
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MySQL InnoDB Configuration with 60Gb of Memory

I'm running a large MySQL Database, in the range of 30Gb in size. The MySQL 5.5 server is running on a dedicated server with 60GB of RAM, with no other processes installed apart from monitoring tools, ...