Error: Row size too large (> 8126)

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In case you see this error during the import of the database:
Row size too large (> 8126). Changing some columns to TEXT or BLOB or using ROW_FORMAT=DYNAMIC or ROW_FORMAT=COMPRESSED may help. In current row format, BLOB prefix of 768 bytes is stored inline.

Those are steps to fix this:
1. In your SSH, as root, run:

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vi /etc/mysql/mariadb.cnf
At the end of this file add this:

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innodb_strict_mode = 0
2. After that restart MySQL server:

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systemctl restart mysql

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