At 7:07 PM -0400 6/4/1999, Van wrote:
>DongYu Wang wrote:
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>I am running mySQL3.21 under Linux RH5.2
>I just added another hard disk to the system and want to move my MySQL
>database files to the newly added hard disk.
>Could anybody tell me how to do that.
>I checked the system and could not find my.cnf file.
>Thanks in advance
>Take the htmlization off your messages. We all like plain text inline
>I always do this:
>kill -9 `pidof mysqld`
>tar cvf /newdrive/var.tar var
>tar xvf var.tar
>mv var var.old
>/etc/rc.d/rc.mysql (where rc.mysql is my mysqld startup command)
You don't *really* kill -9 your server as a normal thing to do,
Paul DuBois, paul@stripped
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