I recently asked a question regarding the restoration of a pretty huge (around 300 to 400 GB) mysql database and got some nice suggestions as seen here. Now, I have backed up the data directory of mysql as well.
So, for example before reinstalling the machine the data directory is present under
I have backed up that particular folder and I was wondering if I just restore
/mounts/mysql folder back in the new machine, will it be ok? Or will there be some problem because the database is not restored using the proper