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 | March 24, 2010 |  Posted In: MySQL, Percona Software


Dear Community,

It is time to announce the next version of backup software from Percona – XtraBackup 1.1.

The list of changes in version 1.1 includes:

  • XtraBackup is built on a base of MySQL 5.1.44 with InnoDB plugin 1.0.6
  • Added –host option
  • tar4ibd can treat over 64GB file
  • tar4ibd is default method for stream, even tar is specified
  • the binary supports compressed tables and Baraccuda format

Fixed bugs:

The binary packages for RHEL4,5, Debian, FreeBSD, Windows, Mac OS as well as source code of the XtraBackup is available on https://www.percona.com/percona-builds/XtraBackup/XtraBackup-1.1/.

Debian and RPM are available in Percona repository.

The project lives on Launchpad : https://launchpad.net/percona-xtrabackup and you can report bug to Launchpad bug system:
https://launchpad.net/percona-xtrabackup/+filebug. The documentation is available on our Wiki.

For general questions use our Pecona-discussions group, and for development question Percona-dev group.

For support, commercial and sponsorship inquiries contact Percona.

Aleksandr Kuzminsky

Aleksandr is a consultant and data recovery specialist. He is a former Percona employee.


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