Or: how to make it work in TokuDB version 7.0.1. This is a follow up on a discussion on the tokudb-user group.
I wanted to test TokuDB's compression. I took a staging machine of mine, with production data, and migrated it from Percona Server 5.5 To MariaDB 5.5+TokuDB 7.0.1. Migration went well, no problems.
To my surprise, when I converted tables from InnoDB to TokuDB, I saw an increase in table file size on disk. As explained by Tim …[Read more...]