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Re: Change datadir for MySQL 5.6 on Windows XP
Posted by: Iron Ted
Date: May 06, 2013 01:24PM

Hi Barry,

Thanks for your answer.

I changed the datadir path in the my.ini file; but when I tried to restart the MySQl service in order to apply the change, the service cannot start anymore ("Could not start the MySQL56 service on Local Computer. Error 1067: The process terminated unexpectedly"), even after rebooting my computer. When I step back the original datadir path in the my.ini file, everything back to normal.

In fact, I want to put the datadir on a network drive shared with colleagues. I think the problem is not due to the fact that I am not the root on the network drive because after trying to move the datadir to another local folder, I face the same issue.

Do you have any idea?

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