Monthly Archives - April 2008

Testing InnoDB “Barracuda” format with compression

New features of InnoDB – compression format and fast index creation sound so promising so I spent some time to research time and sizes on data we have on our production. The schema of one of shards is

Shell

CREATE TABLE `article87` (
`id` bigint(20) unsigned NOT NULL,
`ext_key` varchar(32) NOT NULL,
`site_id` […]

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MySQL and plugin binaries

It seems there is interesting problem with compatibility of MySQL binaries and binaries of third-party plugins.
I personally found and there is confirmation from InnoDB team that current InnoDB-plugin binaries do not work with lastest 5.1.24-rc binaries. It was very charming move from MySQL side to release new incompatible binary on the second day […]

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