[mythtv-users] unable to drop mythconverg database

sarvin sarvinc at fastmail.fm
Mon Mar 12 20:13:36 UTC 2007

On Mar 12, 2007, at 3:03 PM, Brad DerManouelian wrote:

> On Mar 12, 2007, at 12:59 PM, sarvin wrote:
>> I seem to have inadvertently messed-up something in the mythconverg
>> database. Since I regularly make backups I tried to drop mythconverg.
>> For some reason when I run "drop database mythconverg;" mysql seems
>> to hang and nothing happens. Is there a way for me to manually go in
>> and remove the database?
> Dropping is the manual way of doing it. :) Are you sure it's hung?
> Check top. It might just be taking a long time. I've had it take up
> to 15 minutes to drop a database with tons of little tables.
> _______________________________________________

Good point, maybe I'm just lacking patience... I'll let it run for a  

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