MySQL 5.1 Database Deployment Over CIFS Using Sun Storage 7000 Unified Storage System

Application Integration Engineering, Sun Microsystems; June 2009


This paper describes the procedure to deploy MySQL database infrastructure over CIFS protocol. This example uses a Sun Storage 7000 Unified Storage System and a Sun Fire server running Microsoft Windows 2003 Server. In this case, Sun Storage 7210 Unified Storage System was used, but the procedure is also applicable to the other products in this family.

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  • Summary
  • Introduction
  • Audience
  • Methodology
    • Hardware and Software Components
    • Sun Storage 7000 Unified Storage System
    • Scope and Limitations
  • Preparation
    • Sun Storage 7210 Unified Storage System: Allocation of Storage Resources
    • Microsoft Windows Server: Granting Privileges for the Service Account
  • Installation of the MySQL RDBMS Software
    • Installing the MySQL Software
    • Configuring the MySQL Server Using the Instance Configuration Wizard
    • Configuring MySQL Server to Use a CIFS Share for Database Files
  • Glossary
  • Acknowledgements
  • Revision History

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