Where do MySQL servers shipped with Parallels Plesk Panel (PP) store variables?
PP is supplied with two MySQL services. The first service is used for client databases; the second one is used to store PP databases.
The client's MySQL is installed in the "
%plesk_dir%\Databases\MySQL" folder by default. Its config file is located in the "
You can verify the location by opening following Windows registry key:
MySQL server for PP is installed in the "
C:\Program Files\Parallels\Plesk\MySQL\" folder, where the config is in the "
C:\Program Files\Parallels\Plesk\MySQL\Data\my.ini" file.
The path to the executable of the MySQL server for Parallels Panel is stored in the
MYSQL_VAR_Dkey of this Windows branch: "
Note: Jet is used as the PP database engine by default, and the MySQL server is disabled.