MySql configuration file my.cnf. ideal setup for 256 and 512Mb on Ubuntu ???

In order to avoid databases crashes or overloads. Which is the ideal configuration of the my.cnf file of the mysql database, for 256 or 512Mb memory sizes hostings running Ubuntu,

Submit an answer

This textbox defaults to using Markdown to format your answer.

You can type !ref in this text area to quickly search our full set of tutorials, documentation & marketplace offerings and insert the link!

Sign In or Sign Up to Answer

These answers are provided by our Community. If you find them useful, show some love by clicking the heart. If you run into issues leave a comment, or add your own answer to help others.

Want to learn more? Join the DigitalOcean Community!

Join our DigitalOcean community of over a million developers for free! Get help and share knowledge in Q&A, subscribe to topics of interest, and get courses and tools that will help you grow as a developer and scale your project or business.

And do not forget about

performance_schema = OFF

Seems, like starting from 5.6 it is enabled by default. And it is killer of all mem-optimizations inside 512Mb box)))

This <br>is a wizard to generate my.conf

Read this post <br> <br>it works well with my 512mb vps using wordpress