Recently I had someone contact me about receiving an error message from a Joomla installation. The receiving the following error:
Error creating data base: Table ‘myjoomladatabase.v96bu_menu’
After some research I found the issue was a combination of:
1) Joomla’s table creation statements do not include a storage engine.
2) The MySQL server is defaulted to utilize the “InnoDB” storage engine.
When trying to create the “_menu” table manually I received the following from MySQL:
This can be remedied easily by either:
Joomla can be found at http://www.joomla.org/
MySQL can be found at http://www.mysql.com/