directadmin mysql open files limit

directadmin mysql open_files_limit notes

The directadmin `root` mysql password is called da_admin and you may find its password at
# ls -l /usr/local/directadmin/conf/mysql.conf
-r-------- 1 diradmin diradmin 30 Nov  5  2013 /usr/local/directadmin/conf/mysql.conf
# cat /usr/local/directadmin/conf/mysql.conf


Log in to the mysql server
# mysql -u da_admin -p 
Enter password:


Find out current open files limit
mysql> show variables like 'open%';
+------------------+-------+
| Variable_name    | Value |
+------------------+-------+
| open_files_limit | 1024  |
+------------------+-------+
1 row in set (0.00 sec)

mysql> exit;
Bye


Set limit to 10240
# echo "open_files_limit = 10240" >> /etc/my.cnf


Restart the mysql daemon
# /etc/init.d/mysqld restart


Check new open_files_limit
# mysql -u da_admin -p
Enter password: 
Welcome to the MySQL monitor.  Commands end with ; or \g.
Your MySQL connection id is 7
Server version: 5.5.9 MySQL Community Server (GPL)

Copyright (c) 2000, 2010, Oracle and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.

Oracle is a registered trademark of Oracle Corporation and/or its
affiliates. Other names may be trademarks of their respective
owners.

Type 'help;' or '\h' for help. Type '\c' to clear the current input statement.

mysql> show variables like 'open%';
+------------------+-------+
| Variable_name    | Value |
+------------------+-------+
| open_files_limit | 10240 |
+------------------+-------+
1 row in set (0.00 sec)

mysql> exit
Bye
# 




directadmin mysql open_files_limit