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How to limit the size of a MySQL database

 

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MySQL has no option to set a size limits, but since mysql runs on your operating system's file system, you might be able to specify disk limits there.

When your disk is full or you've reached your quota, mysql will not be in an inconsistent state. The exact
behaviour to this condition is documented in the mysql manual. You may be getting some 'hanging threads' but they'll resume as soon as you make space.


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2009-06-03, 10:59:04
anonymous from Lithuania  
parasyta
2009-12-22, 22:48:13
http://www.hire-web-developers.com/ from India  
Is there any way, I can set the limit for Database in mysql.
Example: I want to set the limit that, mysql db should not grow more than 10 MB.
like that...any idea ?

 

 

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