As I reviewed my MySQL backups, I noticed that the data is too small and as I review the logs, I get these error: Unknown table ‘COLUMN_STATISTICS’ in information_schema (1109). Turns out my backup has not been running properly and I have no idea about it.
This is probably related to some mysql package updates and the fix is simple as pointed out in this serverfault post. tldr; just add the following to the
I also updated my backup script which I have been using for a very long time.
Its a very old PHP script I wrote several years ago.
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