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NAME

       mysql_fix_extensions - normalize table file name extensions

SYNOPSIS

       mysql_fix_extensions data_dir

DESCRIPTION

       mysql_fix_extensions converts the extensions for MyISAM (or ISAM) table files to their
       canonical forms. It looks for files with extensions matching any lettercase variant of
       .frm, .myd, .myi, .isd, and .ism and renames them to have extensions of .frm, .MYD, .MYI,
       .ISD, and .ISM, respectively. This can be useful after transferring the files from a
       system with case-insensitive file names (such as Windows) to a system with case-sensitive
       file names.

       Invoke mysql_fix_extensions like this, where data_dir is the path name to the MySQL data
       directory.

           shell> mysql_fix_extensions data_dir

COPYRIGHT

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       the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation;
       version 2 of the License.

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       WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR
       PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

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       if not, write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin Street, Fifth Floor,
       Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA or see http://www.gnu.org/licenses/.

SEE ALSO

       For more information, please refer to the MySQL Reference Manual, which may already be
       installed locally and which is also available online at http://dev.mysql.com/doc/.

AUTHOR

       Oracle Corporation (http://dev.mysql.com/).