[CentOS] OT: MySQL Help
mike at vesol.com
Wed May 10 03:16:58 UTC 2006
centos-bounces at centos.org <> scribbled on Tuesday, May 09, 2006 8:57 PM:
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: centos-bounces at centos.org
>> [mailto:centos-bounces at centos.org] On Behalf Of Alan Sparks
>> Sent: Tuesday, May 09, 2006 9:37 PM
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>> Subject: Re: [CentOS] OT: MySQL Help
>> Thomas E Dukes wrote:
>>> I ran the following against a table:
>>> ALTER TABLE `products` ADD INDEX `idx_products_model` (
>>> `products_model` );
>>> Can this index be removed? If so, how?
>> DROP INDEX `idx_products_model`
>> ALTER TABLE `products` DROP INDEX `idx_products_model`
> Thanks for the help. Wasn't sure if 'DROP' was what I needed
> to use. I'm not that MySQL savy. I was following a
> suggestion to speed up a process.
> The problems I'm having aren't in the same table and I was
> was just trying to cover any changes since the problems began.
> I ran mysqlcheck on the database and got an OK on all tables.
> Must be something else.
>> Alan Sparks, UNIX/Linux Systems Integration and Administration
Are you running mysql-4.x? If so, you might consider using the caching
features of 4.x+ It has helped some of my mysql intensive sites quite a
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