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Changing MySQL Data Directory

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by xaze, Nov 25, 2004.

  1. xaze

    xaze Well-Known Member

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    Can someone please help me do this? I have made a hotcopy to /home/mysql_data and edited the datadir setting, but this does not work. Any other ideas? (complete novice here)
     
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    Blue|Fusion Well-Known Member

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    Edit my.cnf

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    datadir = /home/mysql_data
     
  3. xaze

    xaze Well-Known Member

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    I already posted that I did that.

    I figured it out.. I had made a symlink.
     
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