Monthly Archives - July 2009

Gathering queries from a server with Maatkit and tcpdump

For the last couple of months, we’ve been quietly developing a MySQL protocol parser for Maatkit. It isn’t an implementation of the protocol: it’s an observer of the protocol. This lets us gather queries from servers that don’t have a slow query log enabled, at very high time resolution.
With this new functionality, […]

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xtrabackup-0.8

Dear community,
The release 0.8 of the opensource backup tool for InnoDB and XtraDB is available for download.
Key features:

New mode of innobackupex –stream=tar4ibd; new command tar4ibd based on libtar-1.2.11
Experimental option –export is added (see Vadim’s post “Impossible – possible, moving InnoDB tables between servers”for details)

tar4ibd is made to be sure that read of InnoDB page […]

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