Thanks, that works! (By the way, my current index has another day and
a half to go!)
Dan Nelson wrote:
>In the last episode (Dec 22), Steve Rapaport said:
>>I've got a "Alter table DROP INDEX" that's been running for over 48
>>hours now. I'm hoping to load a bunch of tables in a new database
>>with 22 million records, and then create the indexes afterwards, but
>>if this creation takes days, I really want to know if it is working
>>or not, and how far it has progressed.
>>Does anyone know how to track the progress of a long Alter Table, or
>>an indexing op?
>The best you can do is go into the database directory and watch the
>temp table size relative to the original table.