Feed me more: MySQL Memory analysed
Feb 03, 2013
Raghavendra Prabhu, Software Engineer
- During capacity planning, a frequent question which pops up is “How much memory should I allocate for MySQL and for the system in general?”.
- Memory is quite underestimated much like everything else but more so than others.
- Umpteen thumb rules about this on the Internet, often overruns the memory and/or frequently OOMs