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MySQL 8.0 Reference Manual  /  The InnoDB Storage Engine

Chapter 15 The InnoDB Storage Engine

Table of Contents

15.1 Introduction to InnoDB
15.1.1 Benefits of Using InnoDB Tables
15.1.2 Best Practices for InnoDB Tables
15.1.3 Verifying that InnoDB is the Default Storage Engine
15.1.4 Testing and Benchmarking with InnoDB
15.2 InnoDB and the ACID Model
15.3 InnoDB Multi-Versioning
15.4 InnoDB Architecture
15.5 InnoDB In-Memory Structures
15.5.1 Buffer Pool
15.5.2 Change Buffer
15.5.3 Adaptive Hash Index
15.5.4 Log Buffer
15.6 InnoDB On-Disk Structures
15.6.1 Tables
15.6.2 Indexes
15.6.3 Tablespaces
15.6.4 Doublewrite Buffer
15.6.5 Redo Log
15.6.6 Undo Logs
15.7 InnoDB Locking and Transaction Model
15.7.1 InnoDB Locking
15.7.2 InnoDB Transaction Model
15.7.3 Locks Set by Different SQL Statements in InnoDB
15.7.4 Phantom Rows
15.7.5 Deadlocks in InnoDB
15.8 InnoDB Configuration
15.8.1 InnoDB Startup Configuration
15.8.2 Configuring InnoDB for Read-Only Operation
15.8.3 InnoDB Buffer Pool Configuration
15.8.4 Configuring Thread Concurrency for InnoDB
15.8.5 Configuring the Number of Background InnoDB I/O Threads
15.8.6 Using Asynchronous I/O on Linux
15.8.7 Configuring InnoDB I/O Capacity
15.8.8 Configuring Spin Lock Polling
15.8.9 Purge Configuration
15.8.10 Configuring Optimizer Statistics for InnoDB
15.8.11 Configuring the Merge Threshold for Index Pages
15.8.12 Enabling Automatic Configuration for a Dedicated MySQL Server
15.9 InnoDB Table and Page Compression
15.9.1 InnoDB Table Compression
15.9.2 InnoDB Page Compression
15.10 InnoDB Row Formats
15.11 InnoDB Disk I/O and File Space Management
15.11.1 InnoDB Disk I/O
15.11.2 File Space Management
15.11.3 InnoDB Checkpoints
15.11.4 Defragmenting a Table
15.11.5 Reclaiming Disk Space with TRUNCATE TABLE
15.12 InnoDB and Online DDL
15.12.1 Online DDL Operations
15.12.2 Online DDL Performance and Concurrency
15.12.3 Online DDL Space Requirements
15.12.4 Simplifying DDL Statements with Online DDL
15.12.5 Online DDL Failure Conditions
15.12.6 Online DDL Limitations
15.13 InnoDB Data-at-Rest Encryption
15.14 InnoDB Startup Options and System Variables
15.15 InnoDB INFORMATION_SCHEMA Tables
15.15.1 InnoDB INFORMATION_SCHEMA Tables about Compression
15.15.2 InnoDB INFORMATION_SCHEMA Transaction and Locking Information
15.15.3 InnoDB INFORMATION_SCHEMA Schema Object Tables
15.15.4 InnoDB INFORMATION_SCHEMA FULLTEXT Index Tables
15.15.5 InnoDB INFORMATION_SCHEMA Buffer Pool Tables
15.15.6 InnoDB INFORMATION_SCHEMA Metrics Table
15.15.7 InnoDB INFORMATION_SCHEMA Temporary Table Info Table
15.15.8 Retrieving InnoDB Tablespace Metadata from INFORMATION_SCHEMA.FILES
15.16 InnoDB Integration with MySQL Performance Schema
15.16.1 Monitoring ALTER TABLE Progress for InnoDB Tables Using Performance Schema
15.16.2 Monitoring InnoDB Mutex Waits Using Performance Schema
15.17 InnoDB Monitors
15.17.1 InnoDB Monitor Types
15.17.2 Enabling InnoDB Monitors
15.17.3 InnoDB Standard Monitor and Lock Monitor Output
15.18 InnoDB Backup and Recovery
15.18.1 InnoDB Backup
15.18.2 InnoDB Recovery
15.19 InnoDB and MySQL Replication
15.20 InnoDB memcached Plugin
15.20.1 Benefits of the InnoDB memcached Plugin
15.20.2 InnoDB memcached Architecture
15.20.3 Setting Up the InnoDB memcached Plugin
15.20.4 InnoDB memcached Multiple get and Range Query Support
15.20.5 Security Considerations for the InnoDB memcached Plugin
15.20.6 Writing Applications for the InnoDB memcached Plugin
15.20.7 The InnoDB memcached Plugin and Replication
15.20.8 InnoDB memcached Plugin Internals
15.20.9 Troubleshooting the InnoDB memcached Plugin
15.21 InnoDB Troubleshooting
15.21.1 Troubleshooting InnoDB I/O Problems
15.21.2 Forcing InnoDB Recovery
15.21.3 Troubleshooting InnoDB Data Dictionary Operations
15.21.4 InnoDB Error Handling
15.22 InnoDB Limits
15.23 InnoDB Restrictions and Limitations