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From:Gerald Clark Date:August 20 1999 1:31pm
Subject:Re: Table threshold
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Mick Hanna wrote:
> suppose you want to create a table for every user...
> when the directory where the files(tables) get stored ie:
> (/var/lib/mysql/db/etc) is full for your system,
> will the next table entry result in a mysql crash?
> will mysql create a subdirectory and store more tables in it and keep going?
Directories don't get full, they get slow as indirect and double
inderect blocks are added to hold the new entries.
Table thresholdMick Hanna20 Aug
  • Table thresholdJani Tolonen20 Aug
  • Re: Table thresholdGerald Clark20 Aug