Erik Price writes:
> Sinisa, everyone,
> That's great news! I'm excited to hear that. Which version would that
> be... 4.0? Or perhaps another 3.x version?
> In the meantime, my boss is going to wonder why I'm not populating a
> database for him. He will make me use Access if I don't get cracking,
> so... do you know of a working version of MySQL for Darwin 1.4.1 ?
> Alternatively, I am open to a workaround until the working version is
> released. I can actually use MySQL (as far as I know), it's just the
> "shutdown" that hangs. I have to use "kill -9" in order to kill the
> daemon. This makes me worry about my data, since this command has the
> potential to cause corruption. Is there some way that I can preserve
> the data, or protect it from corruption, so that at the end of the day
> when I shut down my laptop I can use "kill -9" without fear of damaging
> the contents?
> Or is the best policy to just back up the data directory and then go
> ahead and kill the daemon, then in the morning when I get to work move
> the backup back into the working directory?
> I admit that I'm still new to MySQL so I'm not sure exactly what the
> best course of action would be.
> Thanks to Sinisa, Sasha and to anyone who has input on this situation,
> PS: do you advise that I beta-test the upcoming MySQL version? I would
> be open to this idea, especially if it fixes my problem, but I am
> working in a production environment and so would be best served with as
> stable a release as is available.
I am not sure, but I think it will appear in 3.23.45.
Watch our for both 3.23.45 and 4.0.1 and read Changelog.
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