MariaDB is an open source RDBMS that is designed to be a "drop-in" replacement for MySQL.

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To what extent is MariaDB Java client a perfect replacement for MySQL JDBC (Connector/J)?

Premise: I ship a Java application which will make a JDBC connection to a MySQL database. (At the time of this writing it could be 5.1 or 5.5, but hopefully the question and answer don't rely heavily ...
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MySQL (or MariaDB) multi-master without MMM

I've been reading blogs on MySQL multi-master setup. The way I've used MySQL replication in the past was master-slave where if the master died (or was being taken down for maintenance) we would shut ...
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Dealing with a potential bottleneck

I'm running a machine on CentOS and MariaDB 10 and I've been noticing low performance on Wordpress / Prestashop and other common PHP CMS's and Stores. From a webserver perspective everything looks ...
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What are the important notes when upgrade mariadb galera cluster from 10.0.14 to 10.0.16

I have a plan to upgrade mariadb galera cluster 10.0.14 to 10.0.16 Detail plan: I will do rolling upgrade (one by one) Step 1: Forward all queries to one node and stop other node (Node will be ...
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MariaDB Galera Cluster - nodes fail to start

This is a new installation (fresh VM and MariaDB install). For some reason, the nodes are having trouble joining the master server. The master server would pause at Preparing binlog files for ...
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When you use a replica to backup from so you don't have to turn off the master, is this considered High Availablity?

I read somewhere that MySQL can have a master / slave setup in which the master database can continue to run live and in production while the slave database can be turned off to snatch a backup. And ...
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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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Could not start mysql or MariaDB. Permissions were ok, but mysql-bin.index permission error

Using MariaDB 5.5.36. Here's what I got while trying to start MariaDB: # syslog Dec 14 09:40:52 vps1497 mysqld_safe: Starting mysqld daemon with databases from /var/lib/mysql Dec 14 09:40:52 vps1497 ...
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MySQL Workbench Cannot start SSH tunnel manager

I don't know why this error is happening when I try to connect by MySQL Workbench. Cannot start SSH tunnel manager. I'm using slackware 14.1 and installed all dependencies. I already installed the ...
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What's the advantage of thread pool in MySQL/MariaDB?

MariaDB thread pool MySQL thread pool I've read official document of MySQL/MariaDB thread pool,but I'm still confused about it; As I understand, thread pool has two advantages: 1. limit too many ...
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Master slave replcaition from AWS MySQL 5.6 RDS to MariaDB 10 using multisource replication

Does anybody have any success on setting up multisource or regular master slave replication from AWS RDS 5.6 to MariaDB 10? I can see that binary logs and positions are changing, but no new data. ...
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How to set delayed replication with MariaDB 10.0.11

Is it possible to set delayed replication on MariaDB 10.0.11? I tried the following command: CHANGE MASTER TO MASTER_DELAY = N; It returns the following error: You have an error in your SQL ...
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ERROR 1226 (42000): User 'root' has exceeded the 'max_user_connections' resource (current value: -1)

I'm using mariadb and have error ERROR 1226 (42000): User 'root' has exceeded the 'max_user_connections' resource (current value: -1) I'm set max_connection to 1000 and not set max_user_connections ...
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Update old database with SQL dump

I had to recover a database with a some months old full backup. I have however in my possession a most recent but unfortunately incomplete SQL dump for this same database done with mysqldump. Is ...
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MySQL 5.6 and MariaDB extremely slow

I have MariaDB 10.0.15 and MySQL 5.6.0 (compiled and running on different port) on my server (Debian Wheezy). I have also MySQL 5.5 installed. I have tried import of large database, but I have found ...
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Modify a value inside of a nested dynamic column

In the table (items), I have a dynamic column (attr). I have a very simple nested dynamic column. INSERT INTO items (attr) VALUES (COLUMN_CREATE('level1', COLUMN_CREATE('level2','level2_value'))); ...
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Setting up MariaDB Spider HA

I try to setup High Availability using Spider Engine and MariaDB 10.0.14, but I a m not sure what configuration to use to make it work as expected. What I want is: Accessing a remote table using ...
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MySQL/MariaDB Limitations

we're running MariaDB on our DB server. We have to install multiple databases on each DB instance (in fact each DB server runs multiple MariaDB instances) because each database must be separated. ...
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How to transition from a statement based log to row based log for Galera replication?

I'm new to clustering and I'm trying to implement a Galera cluster. I'm transitioning from a standalone MySQL instance to a MariaDB Galera Cluster consisting of (at the moment) 2 nodes. I have ...
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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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How do you use COLUMN_JSON with COLUMN_GET on dynamic columns in MariaDB?

When I do the following query; SELECT name, COLUMN_GET(attr, 'appearance' as char) as 'attributes' from items; I see the 2 columns including the blob data with the weird formatting. Is it ...
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MySQL - prevent OS cache for query

On high load production server I have many sql selects which are unique or re-use will be in hours. I use SQL_NO_CACHE but this queries are still cached with OS cache. Server have 64G ram and used ram ...
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MariaDB I/O capacity with innodb_io_capacity parameter

I use hdparm to test my SSD hard drive I/O benchmark : [root@mail ~]# hdparm -t -T /dev/xvda2 /dev/xvda2: Timing cached reads: 12906 MB in 1.99 seconds = 6477.79 MB/sec Timing buffered disk ...
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Install MariaDB without password prompt in Ubuntu

I need to install MariaDB server in Ubuntu without password prompt. For this purpose, I execute the following commands, but it doesn't gave me any progress. It again shows password prompt. I used the ...
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Does MariaDB-Galera Cluster support LAST_INSERT_ID and mysql_info?

As far as I understand, Galera does not support table locking, but what information can be retrieved about the last query? LOCK/UNLOCK TABLES cannot be supported in master-master replication. Lock ...
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mysql innodb_buffer_pool_size let me understand

I couldn't find answer for my situation. I have a windows server 2008 with 2 cores and 7 GB RAM (Azure D1 VM). I'm running mariadb 10.0.14 on it. I have 2 databases (1.5GB and 9GB in size). ...
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Install MariaDB 10 Generic Binaries + TokuDB

I used to install MariaDB from Generic Binaries on a Debian Wheezy 64bits: mariadb-10.0.13-linux-x86_64.tar.gz (from downloads.mariadb.org) I would like to use TokuDB as Storage Engine. However, ...
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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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Speeding up a simple select query on Mariadb

I have a 100k rows table with the following structure: +----------+------------------+------+-----+---------+----------------+ | Field | Type | Null | Key | Default | Extra | ...
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MariaDB Cluster - data consistency for updates and auto_increment

I have two different MariaDB servers and plan to merge data into one database and create MariaDB Cluster with 3 nodes. I read about Galera and multi-master replication - which MariaDB Cluster use and ...
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How can I perform this database backup/sanitization task?

I have a 3-node MariaDB/Galera cluster. I need to do two things: Back up the database regularly (multiple gigs in size) for a normal, in-case-everything-crashes-I-can-restore-from-this backup. Have ...
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Mysql keep shutdown after few restart on fresh Centos installation [duplicate]

I have restart a few times - systemctl stop mysql and systemctl start mysql on my Centos 7. After some time, all my application on this machine will face this error SQLSTATE[HY000] [2002] Can't ...
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How to start mysqld with read-only data directory?

I'm trying to start MariaDB in a docker container, using a data directory from the host mounted read-only. MySQLd is of course shut down on the host. Unfortunately, even with adding the read_only flag ...
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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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Mariadb on Centos 7 not changing max connections based on my.cnf

The following configuration in my.cnf is not being followed. Max_connections go back to 151. please help as i have 16gb of dedicated ram that i would like to use properly. [mysqld] ...
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Which databases support encryption [closed]

I'm searching for a database that can run on Windows and can be accessed with C#. The Database also requires that the data can be encrypted (ideally without backdoors). Can MariaDB serve here?
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tune MySQL with results from mysqltuner? [duplicate]

So someone recommended a few suggestion and I don't think it did me any good since I am now using almost 100% of my swap (that's never good). [OK] Logged in using credentials from debian maintenance ...
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Why does MariaDB 10.1.2 blow away MySQL 5.6.22 in sysbench?

Problem Maria DB is doing roughly twice the number of transactions that mysql is using standard oltp benchmark. The VM and db's are both fresh installs from vendor apt repos with default configs. ...
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Best Indexing Strategy for Query with Equality[A], Range[B], Group By[C], AND Order By[count(P)]

I have a poorly performing query: SELECT user_id, count(item_id) as count FROM table items WHERE category = 'magazine' AND created_at > 1384754400 GROUP BY user_id ORDER BY count(item_id) desc ...
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Is there any way to graceful restart mysqld? [duplicate]

I think my question is impossible but I sure I do not know everything. In my opinion, when mysqld restart, some transaction is not still completed will be rollback on startup. Mysqld use undo log to ...
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Why does this ALTER TABLE ADD FOREIGN KEY query create two foreign key constraints

I am attempting to add a foreign key constraint to existing tables via an ALTER TABLE statement: CREATE TABLE `blog` ( `blogid` int(11) NOT NULL AUTO_INCREMENT, `deptid` int(11) NOT NULL DEFAULT ...
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what does !! as an operator in mysql?

I tried to use the exclamation mark as a not operator in a query SELECT !0, !!0, !!!0, !1, !!1, !!!1, !2, !!2, !!!2; | !0 | !!0 | !!!0 | !1 | !!1 | !!!1 | !2 | !!2 | !!!2 | ...
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Galera: WSREP: gcs connect failed: Socket type not supported

I am having a problem when trying to start the 2nd and 3th nodes. The node number 1 has started ok with no problem: I use the same configuration file for galena.cnf and my.cnf : change the ...
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Percona and MariaDB-10.0 ignoring not null on table fields

On the percona-5.6 and MariaDB-10.0 servers, the NOT NULL declared on table field are being ignored. I am able to leave fields declared as NOT NULL empty when inserting data and the servers are not ...
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Does MariaDB Support Materialized views?

Before i even try to experiment with MariaDB, could anyone tell me if MariaDB support Materialized views? i can't seem to find it in their documentation. This is one of my major issues with Mysql ...
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TokuDB + MariaDB 10: should I use a clustered index

I have a large table (200 Columns.. I know, but it wasn't my design) that will grow fast and I will have a lot of useless rows in it, identified by an IP (a varchar 32 column). The table will get ...
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MariaDB: Created_tmp_disk_tables high after start

today i looked in the status of my MySQL server which is based on MariaDB and i noticed that Created_tmp_disk_tables is very high (over 168k). I think this is the reason for my high I/O usage. I try ...
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Server version (5.5.40-MariaDB) does not match with the version of the server (10.0.15-MariaDB) with which this program was built/distributed

I just upgrade MariaDB (Mysql) 5.5.40 to MariaDB 10.0.15 by following this step by step. I have failed to enable the mysql and also mysql_upgrade with the following errors mysql_upgrade -u root -p ...
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MySQL replicated tables for Cognos BI

the Business Intelligence guy is asking for faster machines, latest software etc. and some of his customers are complaining of query times in excess of an hour. The tool is Cognos/Insight and the DB ...
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Minimizing database size (Many small tables)

Our database is interesting in that we have a large amount of tables that take up a correspondingly large amount of space, but when we do a MySQL dump of said database, it is surprisingly small. ...