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MySQL Server Variable: sort_buffer_size, Sort_merge_passes (Doc ID 1461297.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 24, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database Products > MySQL > MySQL Server
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Purpose

Give more details about how sort_buffer_size works.

Details

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Purpose
Details
 What size to use.
 Implementation details.
 Linux glibc malloc internals.

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