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Re: Restore MySQL Data from Windows System Failure
Posted by: Matt Pellegrino
Date: October 04, 2009 10:58PM


Unfortunately you will need at least the .frm file as well to preform and sort of restore of your database. Even with InnoDB recovery tools:

You would need the transaction log files (ib* files) as well as the .frm in order for it to generate the header file and grab the table schema.

Matt Pellegrino
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