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Spreading MySQL Database Across Multiple Disks (Doc ID 2590662.1)

Last updated on JULY 03, 2022

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 8.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Qn1: When there is a growing database, is it possible to have multiple datadir or a list of datadir in a single MySQL?
For example:

Qn6: If we have say /disk1/mysql as our datadir with several other tables residing on a remote directory say /disk2/mysql, after taking MEB backup, how do we restore it to a different server were the file-system are differently named e.g. new datadir to be /data1/mysql and a remote directory to be /data2/mysql.


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