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From:Martijn Tonies Date:April 11 2008 6:54am
Subject:Re: MySQL 5.0.51a and SHOW ENGINES
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Hello Jim,


> On Thu, Apr 10, 2008 at 09:32:43AM +0200, Martijn Tonies wrote:
> > It seems that SHOW ENGINES fails on MySQL 5.0.51a (community edition
> > checked).
> >
> > Instead of returning the full data, the first two columns are cut off at
3
> > characters,
> > while the "comment" column is cut off at 26 characters.
>
> sounds like you are using the wrong value for the length of a utf8
> field, where the number of characters is being divided by the max
> character length. (10 / 3 = 3, 80 / 3 = 26)
>
> or it could be the server returning the wrong length. use "mysql
> --column-type-info" to see what it is returning.

That doesn't work with 5.0 as far as I can tell.

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MySQL 5.0.51a and SHOW ENGINESMartijn Tonies10 Apr
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