Question

mysql database crashes, even after upgrade and swapfile

I have a wordpress site running on ubuntu 12, I upgraded to 1G ram, set up a swap file of 512mb and the mysql server still crashes.

Any thoughts?

thank you

Axel


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.

Hi Axel!

The first step in figuring out your problem is to look at the log messages. That should give us some indication as to why MySQL is crashing. Could you pastebin the contents of “/var/log/mysql/error.log”