• Status: Solved
  • Priority: Medium
  • Security: Public
  • Views: 464
  • Last Modified:

Fix corrupt mySQL 4.1 database

Hi, I have an install of mySQL4.1 and the mySQL service keeps stopping after a minute or so.

If I cut and paste a particular database out of the data folder, the mySQL service starts without issue.

How can I repair this corrupt database?
Tech Man
Tech Man
1 Solution
UmeshMySQL Principle Technical Support EngineerCommented:

Please post the error log and config file(make sure you hide all IP/Password related info from config file)
you can use the mysqlcheck & mysqlrepair functions included in mysql.
here is the doc page for mysql 4.1 repair http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/4.1/en/repair-table.html 
Question has a verified solution.

Are you are experiencing a similar issue? Get a personalized answer when you ask a related question.

Have a better answer? Share it in a comment.

Join & Write a Comment

Featured Post

Free Tool: Site Down Detector

Helpful to verify reports of your own downtime, or to double check a downed website you are trying to access.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Tackle projects and never again get stuck behind a technical roadblock.
Join Now