Speaking at MySQL Connect This Weekend

I will give 2 talks at MySQL Connect
1. New MySQL Full-Text Search Features and Solutions, where I will focus on the new (and very promising!) InnoDB full text search. I’ve done some benchmarks recently and will publish it here.
2. In-Depth Query Optimization for MySQL, where we will work on the real word examples of MySQL [...]

Why mysqldump is converting my tables from InnoDB to MyISAM?

First of all: mysqldump is not converting tables. It is something else. Here is the story:

One of my clients had a case when they were migrating to a new mysql server: they used mysqldump to export data from the old server (all InnoDB) and imported it to the new server. When finished, all the tables [...]