>>>>> "Joshua" == Joshua Chamas <joshua@stripped> writes:
>> I tried it, but below is what I got (the same as before).
>> root /www/mysql/dstack>isamchk -v items.ism
>> Can't find '=' in expression '-v' to option -O
>> isamchk Ver 5.10 for pc-linux-gnu at i686
Joshua> Check your aliases... might your isamchk be
Joshua> aliased to isamchk -O for some reason ?
Joshua> ... should tell you.
Joshua> I get the same output with the -O option that you do:
prompt> /mysql/bin/isamchk.exe -O -v /mysql/data/link/spiders.ism
Joshua> Can't find '=' in expression '-v' to option -O
Joshua> /mysql/bin/isamchk.exe Ver 5.10 for Win95/Win98 at i586
Joshua> Otherwise, I would agree that your isamchk is hosed,
Joshua> and you might want to consider rebuilding your binaries
Joshua> from scratch.
Another possibility is that you have a wrong my.cnf file somewhere.
Please try the following command: