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How to enable MyISAM for MySQL managed database.

Posted June 2, 2021 245 views
MySQLDigitalOcean Managed MySQL Database

I am trying to set up an application of mine using the new managed database, but when setting it up I get: -
DBD::mysql::st execute failed: Storage engine MyISAM is disabled

I was wondering is there a way to enable MyISAM?

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Hi,

Currently, with our managed database offering the storage engine for MySQL cannot be changed from innoDB to MyISAM. 
You can know more about it at:

https://www.digitalocean.com/docs/databases/mysql/#mysql-limits

Regards
Priyanka