maria-discuss team mailing list archive
Mailing list archive
Re: After Fedora 22->23 update maria db doesn't start
This server just runs the tape backups so there are no users to worry about.
I'm very out of my depth now, normally just use MySQL/Mariadb with a little
admin,. never had to repair this way.
On Tue, Nov 24, 2015 at 1:00 PM, Reindl Harald <h.reindl@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Am 24.11.2015 um 13:52 schrieb Carl Whalley:
>> Oh boy ...well I did get the service to start this way at least, but ...
>> [root@tiger etc]# systemctl restart mariadb.service
>> [root@tiger tmp]# mysql
> well, i see a lot of error i can't explain
> how many users do you have?
> i would try to purge the whole "mysql" folder after stop the service and
> fire "mysql_install_db" to re-create the mysql-database or even go so far
> to configure mysqld for a different datadir, initialize it there and
> replace the "mysql" folder with the so new created
> on any of my setups the whole "mysql" database is MyISAM and so table
> spaces should not matter, not sure if maraidb switched also to "innodb" as
> default engine
> in doubt drop the whole database from your current instance runnign with
> "skip-grant" before stop it to get rid of tablespace rferences and at least
> for the fresh instance "default-storage-engine = myisam"
> that way you should be able to merge the new created mysql-database with
> your current setup
> Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~maria-discuss
> Post to : maria-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net/~maria-discuss
> More help : https://help.launchpad.net/ListHelp