Author - Brock Wilson

Is MySQL’s innodb_file_per_table slowing you down?

MySQL’s here on the MySQL Performance Blog that innodb_file_per_table can cause table creation and drops to slow down. But what exactly is the performance hit? We wanted to find out.
The innodb_file_per_table Test:
On a test server running CentOS release 6.5, xfs filesystem, and 5.6.22-71.0-log

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