MySQL : Open-Source, Relational Database Management System

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Converting to MyISAM, `foreign_key_checks = 0` Not Working

At the end of a long series of compromises working in a system I didn't design, own, or maintain, I need to convert a number of MySQL InnoDB tables to MyISAM tables. However, when I attempt to alter ...
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getting one day timestamp in mysql

Please consider the following stored procedure I have: ORIGINAL Stored Procedure: -- -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- -- Routine DDL -- Note: comments ...
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How to make the SQL query more efficient?

I use mysql under Linux. My table is about 8000000 rows. The table has index(advertiser_id,activity_date),(activity_date,advertiser_id,activity_type). The table is looks as following: activity_date ...
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MySQL Update Multiple Rows in Large Table

I have a large InnoDB MySQL database table. I would like to run this query against the database table: Update myBigTable Set someColumn=x WHERE userId = 7 OR userId = 88 OR userId = 22 OR userId = ...
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MySQL describe | more

With my current setup, it's going to be very hard, if not impossible, to get my terminal window to scroll up and down. That means I can only see 25 rows of text at once. If I have to display something ...
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MySQLDump and Amazon RDS

I need to dump the contents of an RDS database into a SQL file, and restore that file to another RDS or MySQL instance. On the RDS instance there are a number of databases and users, and I would like ...
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Problem with foreign keys

I do ALTER TABLE bdt.auth ADD CONSTRAINT `depositor no.` FOREIGN KEY ( `depositor no.` ) REFERENCES bdt.depositors( `depositor no.` ) ON DELETE CASCADE ...
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Creation of a simple field failed in MySql [duplicate]

CREATE TABLE bdt.transactions ( `transaction no` int UNSIGNED NOT NULL AUTO_INCREMENT, data date , by int NOT NULL , hours int NOT NULL , ...
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Issue when connecting to open shift via mysql workbench on Mac

I am trying to connect to open shift with mysql workbench on an iMac. A colleague has shown me his setup on Windows which looks exactly as follows (other than the usernames / passwords changing) ...
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counting values of unread values using mysql and php

I am building a messaging system using mysql and php. I have gotten to a point where I want to select messages received by a user and also count the unread messages received from different users to ...
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“Backup mysql database by copying the data file even when MYSQL server is running” solution! Is there any problem for this backup solution?

I am using MYSQL-5.0.27 I have 2 exact same MYSQL folder "mysql-5.0.27-win32". One in the Virtual Private Server (VPS) & the other in Local PC. At the beginning, these 2 folders are exactly the ...
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MySQL Clustering : Split data across multiple database server [closed]

We are implementing a chat application in android,IOS. we have to maintain all the messages on server. So i am planning to use 2 databases. One database will contain messages only. while second ...
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MySQL insert Needed data only then send it to crystal report

I'm Working on a big project more than 200 table, I'm using MySQL(Percona), Java & Crystal Report JRC. I have some reports which so big & has a lot of joins between multiple tables. Inside the ...
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Exporting Very Large Database from mysql 5.5

Before I proceed, I would like to confirm can I export a very large table of 3.6GB size using the MySQL Admin Export feature. I have exported tables of small size like 28 MB but just wondering ...
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Can't find source code for building mysql

I'm trying to follow the instructions for building MySQL from source. They guide me to a link where I can download the latest GA. I end up at the downloads page, where I can download ...
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primary_key problem in MySql view

I have 3 tables. and I want to create a view. There is no problem about generating SQL qeury and creating a view. but when I want to use this view in my web app it says me (LIKE THIS): "your view's ...
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How to join 3 tables together given 2 many-to-many relationships tables in between?

I have 3 main tables: Person, Publication and Conference and 2 many-to-many link tables in between: person_publication and person_conference I want to join all 3 main tables together (showing me all ...
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Which files in the “MySQL-5.0.27-win32” folder do i need to backup?

Ok, I am using a pretty old MYSQL "mysql-5.0.27-win32" and the file and the structure maybe different from the latest Mysql (mysql 7). Here is the current structure of of mysql-5.0.27-win32: In ...
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Which file in “MySQL-5.0.27-win32” folder do i need to backup?

Ok, I am using a pretty old MYSQL "mysql-5.0.27-win32" and the file and the structure maybe different from the latest Mysql (mysql 7). Here is the current structure of of mysql-5.0.27-win32: In ...
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how to change mysql table auto_increment primary key

Now i have a table with Auto_increment id as Pri key, and exchange_id as key, How could I change the primary key to field [ticker]..?
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Optimizing large MySQL SELECT WHERE IN clauses

How can the following SELECT WHERE IN case be optimized? I have a table with over 100 million rows with only 3 columns. The primary key (col1) is a 127 varchar. I am performing a SELECT col1 WHERE ...
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mysqlcheck --repair a specific table?

I logged in my server via SSH and committed a "repair table xxx" query on a MyISAM table with 34 million rows and 69GB of data. Unfortunately the SSH connection was lost. When I logged back in I found ...
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Mysql LEFT JOINing same table twice

mysql> SELECT * FROM customers; +----+------+ | id | name | +----+------+ | 1 | Matt | | 3 | John | +----+------+ mysql> SELECT * FROM purchases; +----------+------+-------+ | owner_id | type ...
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Mysql table with only two columns, nothing unique: Will an index increase search performance?

If my table only has two columns (username, groupname) and a million or so rows, will an index improve performance at all? Wouldn't it take just as long to search the index file as it would to search ...
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table exists on 'show tables' - can't query

Anybody know why this his happening? mysql> show tables; +-------------------+ | Tables_in_photos | +-------------------+ | captions_images | | image_meta | | mentions_images | ...
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Can I generate binary logs if they weren't turned on?

Ok, so here's the scenario: Our master went down, boom! gone (Call this one DB1) We switched our backup replica server. Ok, life is good, sort of (Call this DB2) Binary logs were not turned on for ...
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Varchar indexing

I am very rusty with MySQL and I'd like some advice. I have several software tools that are deployed throughout the company and I am writing a DLL to keep track of the usage, errors and stuff of some ...
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How performance schema in mysql 5.6 improve performance?

Since MySQL 5.5 performance_schema database has been added likewise information_schema. As we know that tables in information_schema contains statistical information like tables, plugins, partitions, ...
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Insert XML remote data into MYSQL [migrated]

I have this code i am using to insert data into a mysql database. <?php $xmlDoc = new DOMDocument(); $xmlDoc->load(".....url"); $mysql_hostname = "localhost"; $mysql_user = "root"; ...
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How could I prevent the mysql cli-/terminal client from converting/altering multiline-statements (in the process of logging)?

Is there a way to prevent the default mysql client from ?: 'removing newlines' a.k.a. 'converting newlines to spaces' a.k.a. 'mapping newlines to spaces' Being more specific, with 'default mysql ...
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Select groups mysql

How do I select a separate category by category groups, for example: column1, column 2, column 3 category 1, category 2, category 3 pineapple, strawberry, watermelon lemon, grape, ...
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A single, simple update takes 10+ seconds

We are running MySQL 5.1.71-log and have a table with 2.7 million rows. Simple updates to it are regularly taking more than 10 seconds to execute. The table structure is: CREATE TABLE `person` ( ...
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Large NOT IN Statement vs Creating/Populating Temp Table

I have a large daily data feed which can contain up to around 5,000 ID's. I need to delete all pre-existing records in the DB that are not referenced in the new feed. Should I create a temporary table ...
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set error message on out variable in mysql stored procedure

I have a stored procedure: fill_DATA (serial varchar(20), OUT oError) I am doing an Insert operation here. so what I want is to SET value of oError for any error message in case the query fails to ...
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Help with MySQL query which is only occasionally slow? Temp tables/Disc caching?

We have an issue with one particular query whch runs regularly on our MySQL database, though I am not necessarily sure it is a problem with the query itself. 90% of the time it runs perfectly fine ...
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Help optimizing very slow mySQL query

I have a query which takes about 6 secs to execute. SELECT * FROM (SELECT ord.ID, op.name AS prodName, op.code, ord.date, ord.email, op.total, stat.ID AS statusID, stat.value AS status, ...
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MySQL Table with 568 columns: 1118, 'Row size too large…'

I'm currently migrating a database from Oracle to MySQL5.6. One table consists of 568 columns. When atempting to create the table I received this Error 1118, 'Row size too large..' I already ...
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What is the meaning of different roles available(DB Admin etc.)

I have recently installed MySQL and also created the basic user as scott but my doubt is regarding the roles. I don't understand different roles available for the user which I have created. I want ...
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Slow DELETE in MySQL with a subquery

I am running the following DELETE SQL on a MySQL database on a MyISAM/utf8 table. The SQL is called in a loop, once time per Users (in this case):- DELETE FROM regulatory WHERE documentid IN ( ...
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Are there benefits to using more than 4 CPUs for MySQL?

We are running MySQL 5.5 on linux under VMWare, running on 2 CPUs. We are planning on increasing this to 4, but we have un-used CPUs available, and I'm wondering if there is any benefit to increasing ...
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How to do the complex nested select SQL?

I have two tables, table1 is as following, id is primary key, table2_id is foreign key id date aid table2_id message 1 2014-03-19 16:21:02 121 1 login from xxxx 2 ...
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slow writes on percona / mariadb server only when replication is running

Hi I am trying to migrate to percona server from mysql 5.6 on windows. In my development machine for percona is running of centos 6.5 which is installed on vmware 5.5 sphere. Our business ...
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How to monitor InnoDB Disk I/O using Server Status Variables?

This question is extension of my previous question "How to monitor InnoDB Disk I/O Required for MySQL? " As mention in my previous question i want to count total number of disk i/o per query, but ...
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Need scalable database solution for very big automated data entry database

I've been working on MySQL database in simple web applications for a long time and i now have a project which should maintain about 1,000 up to 10,000 query per minute (it is some logging database ...
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What is the best choice for MySQL high availability (zero downtime)? [closed]

As I know there are many solutions for MySQL HA, but most of them are congenitally not zero downtime solution, like MHA, AWS RDS... That said, if zero downtime is "must have", the only choice is ...
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SQL - query multiplying records returned - Cartesian Product

I am using the following query which is returning a huge number of multiplied records - i.e. a cartesian product: SELECT * FROM specimen, topography_index, morphology, functions WHERE ...
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Omitting [INTO] in the INSERT … SELECT statement

Does the INTO keyword only makes the query more readable, or does it bring another benefits as well? The queries beneath both seem to run equivalently . insert ignore tbl (type, details) values ('1', ...
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Access Sharing database over Network vs Mysql multiple users [closed]

Something no one mentions and I find important to stress is that Access has a file locking mechanism for sharing the database on a network share which is orders of magnitude more efficient than any ...
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Optimize Percona MySQL InnoDB 3.2TB database

(Before you will call me an idiot or start laughing, please remember it's a real deal on my side and I cannot cancel this assignment as it is a part of a bigger project) I have a database server that ...
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Disable procedures for data load in MySql using Innodb engine

I have a database with an integrated ledger for a multi-unit company. As we bring new units into the database we load their existing ledger data into ours. Unfortunately the existing procedures on the ...