MySQL Configuration Details¶
This is the most important part of the MediaWiki portion of the charlesreid1 pod. MediaWiki stores all of the content of the MediaWiki server, so the MediaWiki and MySQL containers must communicate with one another.
The MySQL container is straightforward, nothing fancy.
Configuration Files and Folders¶
We don't have an extensive MySQL configuration. The container demostrates how to mount a configuration file into the container, but this is optional.
Getting Stuff Into The Container (How To Seed MySQL?)¶
This section refers to scripts contained in
The MySQL data must come from a seed (what we call a krash seed). This seed consists of a prior backup of the MediaWiki MySQL database, from which the database can be restored.
There are both backup and restore scripts
in the repo under
script will run the
mysqldump tool to back up
all the databases in the container into a file
.sql files can be used to restore a
MySQL database using the
There are utilities for MySQL in