[Mediawiki-l] Tables broken in MySQL 5

Brion Vibber brion at wikimedia.org
Wed Jun 4 23:10:03 UTC 2008


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Matthias Korn wrote:
> our hosting provider upgraded to mysql 5 (5.0.32-Debian_7etch4-log).
[snip]
> I can still see the tables with phpMyAdmin, but I also cannot access
> them in any way (structure, content, repair, etc.). Strange enough,
> only the MediaWiki tables are affected. Other tables in the same
> database still work normal.
> 
> 
> Any ideas how to repair those tables?

Probably, your hosting provider either:

* manually copied all the per-database MyISAM files but forgot about all
the InnoDB data files

or

* disabled InnoDB accidentally.

- -- brion
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