Very Slow To Open A Database

(Doc ID 1341886.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 04, 2015

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version: 5.1 and later   [Release: 5.1 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Selecting a database within the MySQL CLI {Command Line Interface) takes a long time or is slow to complete

Syntax:

USE database_name;

Message:

mysql> use test;
Reading table information for completion of table and column names
You can turn off this feature to get a quicker startup with -A

Database changed
mysql> 

Cause

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