Bored?  Looking to kill some time?  Want to chat with other SMF users?  Join us in IRC chat or Discord

Main Menu

Does SMF 1.1.11 support MySQL Innodb engine?

Started by oldforum, July 09, 2021, 06:44:21 PM

Previous topic - Next topic



We have an old forum running SMF version 1.1.11 and there is a need to upgrade the database tables to type INNODB. I'd like to ask:
1. Is that feasible?
2. Has anyone tried it?
3. Is there a test suite available that I can use to test the forum after altering the tables?

If it is not recommended to do so:
4. What would be your suggestion?
5. What would be the recommended upgrade path?

Thanks so much!


It does check out

I would upgrade to SMF 2.0.x as soon as possible. As you have security issues and using old PHP versions.
Community Suite for SMF - Take your forum to the next level built for SMF, Gallery,Store,Classifieds,Downloads,more! -  Paid Modifications for SMF

EzPortal - Portal System for SMF
SMF Gallery Pro
SMF Store SMF Classifieds Ad Seller Pro

Aleksi "Lex" Kilpinen

2.0 also brings better performance along with it, as it is better suited for more modern server setups and has a built in filecache to carry some of the load placed on your database.
"Before you allow people access to your forum, especially in an administrative position, you must be aware that that person can seriously damage your forum. Therefore, you should only allow people that you trust, implicitly, to have such access." -Douglas

How you can help SMF