8.4. myisamlog — Display MyISAM Log File Contents

myisamlog processes the contents of a MyISAM log file.

Invoke myisamlog like this:

shell> myisamlog [options] [log_file [tbl_name] ...]

The default operation is update (-u). If a recovery is done (-r), all writes and possibly updates and deletes are done and errors are only counted. The default log file name is myisam.log if no log_file argument is given, If tables are named on the command line, only those tables are updated.

myisamlog understands the following options: