mysql_fix_extensions(1) — Linux manual page

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MYSQL_FIX_EXTENSI(1)     MariaDB Database System    MYSQL_FIX_EXTENSI(1)

NAME         top

       mysql_fix_extensions - normalize table file name extensions

SYNOPSIS         top

       mysql_fix_extensions data_dir

DESCRIPTION         top

       mysql_fix_extensions converts the extensions for MyISAM (or ISAM)
       table files to their canonical forms. It looks for files with
       extensions matching any lettercase variant of .frm, .myd, .myi,
       .isd, and .ism and renames them to have extensions of .frm, .MYD,
       .MYI, .ISD, and .ISM, respectively. This can be useful after
       transferring the files from a system with case-insensitive file
       names (such as Windows) to a system with case-sensitive file
       names.

       Invoke mysql_fix_extensions like this, where data_dir is the path
       name to the MySQL data directory.

           shell> mysql_fix_extensions data_dir

COPYRIGHT         top

       Copyright 2007-2008 MySQL AB, 2008-2010 Sun Microsystems, Inc.,
       2010-2015 MariaDB Foundation

       This documentation is free software; you can redistribute it
       and/or modify it only under the terms of the GNU General Public
       License as published by the Free Software Foundation; version 2
       of the License.

       This documentation is distributed in the hope that it will be
       useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied
       warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
       See the GNU General Public License for more details.

       You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
       along with the program; if not, write to the Free Software
       Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin Street, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA
       02110-1335 USA or see http://www.gnu.org/licenses/.

SEE ALSO         top

       For more information, please refer to the MariaDB Knowledge Base,
       available online at https://mariadb.com/kb/

AUTHOR         top

       MariaDB Foundation (http://www.mariadb.org/).

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