Percona Toolkit for MySQL
Percona Toolkit for MySQL is a collection of advanced command-line tools used by Percona MySQL Support staff to perform a variety of MySQL server and system tasks that are too difficult or complex to perform manually, including:
- Verify master and replica data consistency
- Efficiently archive rows
- Find duplicate indexes
- Summarize MySQL servers
- Analyze queries from logs and tcpdump
- Collect vital system information when problems occur
Tools for MySQL are a vital part of any deployment, so it's important to use ones that are reliable and well-designed. Over 4,000 tests and several years of deployment, including some of the Internet's best-known sites, have proven the reliability of the tools in Percona Toolkit for MySQL. And the combined experience and expertise of Percona ensures that each tool is well thought-out and designed.
Percona Toolkit for MySQL is derived from Maatkit and Aspersa, two of the best-known MySQL management software utility toolkits for MySQL server administration.
Need a MySQL tool that doesn't exist? Or, need an existing MySQL tool to do something new? Custom tool development leverages Percona Toolkit's extensive codebase to quickly and cost-effectively create new tools or modify existing ones to meet your needs.
The following information sources and websites are available for Percona Toolkit for MySQL:
- Reference Manual and Documentation
- Supported Platforms and Versions
- Launchpad Project
- Bug Reports
- Mailing List
- Community Discussion Forum