MyISAM storage engine
MyISAM is available on this MySQL server.
|The default pointer size in bytes, to be used by CREATE TABLE for MyISAM tables when no MAX_ROWS option is specified.||Data pointer size||6 B|
|The maximum size of the temporary file MySQL is allowed to use while re-creating a MyISAM index (during REPAIR TABLE, ALTER TABLE, or LOAD DATA INFILE).||Maximum size for temporary sort files||10,240 MiB|
|The mode for automatic recovery of crashed MyISAM tables, as set via the --myisam-recover server startup option.||Automatic recovery mode||OFF|
|If this value is greater than 1, MyISAM table indexes are created in parallel (each index in its own thread) during the repair by sorting process.||Repair threads||1|
|The buffer that is allocated when sorting MyISAM indexes during a REPAIR TABLE or when creating indexes with CREATE INDEX or ALTER TABLE.||Sort buffer size||8,192 KiB|