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Should my.cnf in MySQL 5.x and Newer Contain "set-variable" Prefixes for Variables? (Doc ID 2573942.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 12, 2019

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 5.5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


In older configuration files from MySQL 3.23, and 4.x ,  the "set-variable" my.cnf was used like this:



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