On a magento 1.9 site (latest version), the database crashed. Looking at the server stats, the IO Wait spiked rapidly, and then it crashed.

I have some stuff that will upload photos. Anybody ever heard of anything like this?

  • John, RAM always helps. Even though you are running, to improve performance, - Additional information request, please. Post on pastebin.com or here. RAM size of your MySQL Host server A) complete (not edited) my.cnf-ini Text results of: B) SHOW GLOBAL STATUS; C) SHOW GLOBAL VARIABLES; D) SHOW ENGINE INNODB STATUS; for server tuning analysis. Commented Jul 18, 2018 at 21:25

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Turns out the database memory was exhausted. Just needed to add more RAM to the server

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