Tag - MySQL upgrade

Replicating from MySQL 8.0 to MySQL 5.7

replicate from MySQL 8 to MySQL 5.7

In this blog post, we’ll discuss how to set a replication from MySQL 8.0 to MySQL 5.7. There are some situations that having this configuration might help. For example, in the case of a MySQL upgrade, it can be useful to have a master that is using a newer version of MySQL to an older […]

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MySQL Upgrade Best Practices

MySQL upgrade best practices

MySQL upgrades are necessary tasks and we field a variety of questions here at Percona Support regarding MySQL upgrade best practices. This post highlights the recommended ways to upgrade MySQL in different scenarios.
Why are MySQL upgrades needed? The reasons are many and include Access to new features, performance benefits, bug fixes… However, MySQL upgrades […]

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