Package mariadb-server

The MariaDB server and related files

MariaDB is a multi-user, multi-threaded SQL database server. It is a
client/server implementation consisting of a server daemon (mysqld)
and many different client programs and libraries. This package contains
the MariaDB server and some accompanying files and directories.
MariaDB is a community developed branch of MySQL.

General Commands (Section 1)
Describe, check and repair of Aria tables. Used without options all tables on the command will be checked for errorsGlobal optionsCheck options (check is the...
Dump content of Aria log pages.
Use: aria_ft_dump <table_name> <index_num>
Pack a Aria-table to take much less space. Keys are not updated, you must run aria_chk -rq on the index (.MAI) file afterwards to update the keys. You should...
Display and apply log records from a Aria transaction log found in the current directory (for now) Note: Aria is compiled without...
innochecksum prints checksums for InnoDB files. This tool reads an InnoDB tablespace file, calculates the checksum for each page, compares the calculated...
The myisamchk utility gets information about your database tables or checks, repairs, or optimizes them. myisamchk works with MyISAM tables (tables that have...
myisam_ftdump displays information about FULLTEXT indexes in MyISAM tables. It reads the MyISAM index file directly, so it must be run on the server host where...
myisamlog processes the contents of a MyISAM log file. To create such a file, start the server with a --log-isam=log_file option.
The myisampack utility compresses MyISAM tables. myisampack works by compressing each column in the table separately. Usually, myisampack packs the data file...
To report MariaDB bugs, see… - the mysqlbug program has now been deprecated by Oracle, and was never useful for MariaDB...
mysql_convert_table_format converts the tables in a database to use a particular storage engine (MyISAM by default). mysql_convert_table_format is written in...
mysqld_multi is designed to manage several mysqld processes that listen for connections on different Unix socket files and TCP/IP ports. It can start or stop...
mysqld_safe is the recommended way to start a mysqld server on Unix. mysqld_safe adds some safety features such as restarting the server when an error occurs...
The MySQL slow query log contains information about queries that take a long time to execute (see Section 6.4.5, “The Slow Query Log”). mysqldumpslow parses...
mysql_fix_extensions converts the extensions for MyISAM (or ISAM) table files to their canonical forms. It looks for files with extensions matching any...
mysqlhotcopy is a Perl script that was originally written and contributed by Tim Bunce. It uses FLUSH TABLES, LOCK TABLES, and cp or scp to make a database...
initialize MySQL data directory
improve MySQL installation security
MySQL distributions on Unix include a script named mysql.server, which starts the server using mysqld_safe. It can be used on systems such as Linux and Solaris...
mysql_setpermission is a Perl script that was originally written and contributed by Luuk de Boer. It interactively sets permissions in the MariaDB grant tables...
The mysqltest program runs a test case against a MySQL server and optionally compares the output with a result file. This program reads input written in a...
The mysql_tzinfo_to_sql program loads the time zone tables in the mysql database. It is used on systems that have a zoneinfo database (the set of files...
mysql_upgrade examines all tables in all databases for incompatibilities with the current version of MySQL Server. mysql_upgrade also upgrades the system tables...
mysql_zap kills processes that match a pattern. It uses the ps command and Unix signals, so it runs on Unix and Unix-like systems.
explain error codes
The replace utility program changes strings in place in files or on the standard input.
The resolveip utility resolves host names to IP addresses and vice versa.
resolve_stack_dump resolves a numeric stack dump to symbols.
System Administration (Section 8)
mysqld, also known as MySQL Server, is the main program that does most of the work in a MySQL installation. MySQL Server manages access to the MySQL data...