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Upgrading MySQL

Discussion in 'Database Discussion' started by nitaish, Apr 18, 2010.

  1. nitaish

    nitaish Well-Known Member
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    I can see an option to upgrade MySQL on the Cpanel Servers to the version 5.1.x. Is it recommended to upgrade to the new version or I should stick to the current 5.0.x version?
     
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    I would recommend upgrading only if you have a specific need for MySQL version 5.1.x; if there is not a specific need I would consider waiting and or spending more time researching the differences to see if it is something that is beneficial to and that will help with your unique requirements in a web hosting environment.
     
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    Upgrading process

    I have an issue with InnoDB databases which get's fixed in 5.1.x is there an easy way to upgrade my server?
     
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    Yes; an upgrade may be performed using WebHost Manager (WHM) via the following menu path:
    WHM: Main >> Software >> MySQL Upgrade
     
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