have you tried
select count(yourindex) instead of select count(*) ?
On Mon, Oct 3, 2011 at 7:53 AM, Joey L <mjh2000@stripped> wrote:
> Thanks for the input -
> 1. I will wait 48 hours and see what happens.
> 2. can you tell me what are some performance tests I can do to help me
> better tune my server ?
> 3. I am concerned about this table : | w6h8a_sh404sef_urls
> MyISAM | 10 | Dynamic | 8908402 | 174 | 1551178184 |
> 281474976710655 | 2410850304 | 0 | 8908777 | 2011-09-22
> 11:16:03 | 2011-10-02 21:17:20 | 2011-10-02 10:12:04 | utf8_general_ci |
> NULL | | |
> what can I do to make it run faster - i did not write the code...but need
> optimize server to handle this table when it gets larger. It is used for
> url re-writes - so it has a lot of urls.
> On Mon, Oct 3, 2011 at 12:38 AM, Bruce Ferrell <bferrell@stripped
> > The meaning is:
> > increase max_connections
> > reduce wait_timeout
> > -- 28800 is wait 8 hours before closing out dead connections
> > same for interactive_timeout
> > increase key_buffer_size (> 7.8G) increase join_buffer_size
> > -- This keeps mysql from having to run to disk constantly for keys
> > -- Key buffer size / total MyISAM indexes: 256.0M/7.8G
> > -- You have a key buffer of 256M and 7.8G of keys
> > join_buffer_size (> 128.0K, or always use indexes with joins)
> > Joins performed without indexes: 23576 of 744k queries.
> > -- You probably want to look at the slow query log. Generalize the
> > and the do an explain on the query. I have seen instances where a query
> > thought was using an index wasn't and I had to re-write... with help from
> > this list :-) Thanks gang!
> > increase tmp_table_size (> 16M)
> > increase max_heap_table_size (> 16M)
> > -- When making adjustments, make tmp_table_size/max_heap_table_size equal
> > increase table_cache ( > 1k )
> > -- Table cache hit rate: 7% (1K open / 14K opened)
> > -- Increase table_cache gradually to avoid file descriptor limits
> > All of the aside, you need to let this run for at least 24 hours. I
> > prefer 48 hours. The first line says mysql has only been running 9
> > hours. You can reset the timeouts interactivly by entering at the
> > mysql prompt:
> > set global wait_timeout=<some value>
> > You can do the same for the interactive_timeout.
> > Setting these values too low will cause long running queries to abort
> > On 10/02/2011 07:02 PM, Joey L wrote:
> > > Variables to adjust:
> > > > max_connections (> 100)
> > > > wait_timeout (< 28800)
> > > > interactive_timeout (< 28800)
> > > > key_buffer_size (> 7.8G)
> > > > join_buffer_size (> 128.0K, or always use indexes with joins)
> > > > tmp_table_size (> 16M)
> > > > max_heap_table_size (> 16M)
> > > > table_cache (> 1024)
> > --
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