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From:praj Date:September 25 2006 11:23am
Subject:Re: adding columns to a large table
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There must be some thing went wrong with your settings in my.cnf 
file.For an 3 million records 24 hrs is bad :(

 > |myisam_sort_buffer_size value in my.cnf ?

Also you can apporx check the status by doing file size check on the 
table in database dir and the temoprory table created in the data base dir .

--
Praj


|Helen M Hudson wrote:
> let you know shortly or I have a table with about 3million rows and 
> I'm having trouble altering it to add 4 more columns.  I'm using the 
> MySQL Administrator and I've left it more than 24hours and its still 
> not finished.  I was going to try using a login to the console next, 
> but is there a better way?  Any advice much appreciated!
> Helen


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