[development] InnoDB and accesslog/ watchdog

Gabor Hojtsy gabor at hojtsy.hu
Sun Aug 13 17:58:24 UTC 2006


Gerhard, how would you enforce myisam on shared hosts? Is is reliably 
available everywhere?


On Sun, 13 Aug 2006, Gerhard Killesreiter wrote:

> Hi there!
> I am considering to write a patch which would split up the accesslog and 
> watchdog tables into a storage table and a smaller table where we'd insert 
> the new events. To still show the end user the combined results, I would use 
> a merge table in mysql (there are other methods for pgsql).
> The issue is that the merge engine only works for myisam tables so for mysql 
> we'd need to enforce them. Is there anybody who prefers innodb for logging 
> tables and would prefer to not change them to myisam?
> Cheers,
> Gerhard

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