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From:Paul DuBois Date:May 15 2003 2:22am
Subject:Re: Different Data Directory
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At 13:32 +1200 5/14/03, Deane.Kennedy@stripped wrote:
>I was wondering if it is possible to change the drive of the data directory
>for MySql. (ver 4.01)
>I have read through the manuals and user comments, and found that nothing
>seems to work. Im running on WinNT4.0 and I am wanting to put the data onto
>a shared drive so I can instal MySql on other computers on the Network so
>they can also get to the database.

That's not the way to share your database.  The clients on the other
hosts should connect to the server on your host using the appropriate
-h option.

>I can have it working normally on mine, and if I change the directory on
>the same drive, so I know that is all working.
>Deane Kennedy

Paul DuBois
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