[kwlug-disc] how to recover a mysql database when getting "Unknown table engine 'InnoDB???" err
Robert P. J. Day
rpjday at crashcourse.ca
Wed Jul 28 10:58:31 EDT 2010
On Wed, 28 Jul 2010, Khalid Baheyeldin wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 28, 2010 at 10:43 AM, Robert P. J. Day <rpjday at crashcourse.ca> wrote:
> just to be clear, all i was given as the database contents was a
> directory loaded with .frm files, and a single "db.opt" file. i'm
> assuming that that's precisely what i should have expected, yes?
> What you should be given is a database dump.
> Doing it any other way is prone to disaster.
> Ask them to create a dump for you.
i don't have that option. i just posted a clearer description of
what i have on hand so i'll let that post handle further suggestions.
Robert P. J. Day Waterloo, Ontario, CANADA
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