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Temporary Tables in MySQL; default_tmp_storage_engine; internal_tmp_disk_storage_engine; internal_tmp_mem_storage_engine (Doc ID 2400948.1)

Last updated on MAY 19, 2018

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 5.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Understand how MySQL uses temporary tables and the options available to set the storage engine for temporary tables.
 

Solution

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In this Document
Goal
Solution
 Explicit Temporary Tables
 Internal Temporary Tables
 Configuration Option: internal_tmp_mem_storage_engine
 Configuration Option: internal_tmp_disk_storage_engine
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