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Percona Server for MySQL 5.6.36-82.0 is Now Available

 | May 12, 2017 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, MySQL, Percona Server, Percona Software, TokuDB

Percona Server for MySQL 5.7.18-14

Percona announces the release of Percona Server for MySQL 5.6.36-82.0 on May 12, 2017. Download the latest version from the Percona web site or the Percona Software Repositories. You can also run Docker containers from the images in the Docker Hub repository. Based on MySQL 5.6.36, and including all the bug fixes in it, Percona Server for MySQL 5.6.36-82.0 […]

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The mysqlpump Utility

 | April 17, 2017 |  Posted In: Insight for DBAs, MySQL, Percona Toolkit

mysqlpump

In this blog, we’ll look at the mysqlpump utility. mysqlpump is a utility that performs logical backups (which means backing up your data as SQL statements instead of a raw copy of data files). It was added in MySQL Server version 5.7.8, and can be used to dump a database or a set of databases to a file and […]

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Percona Server for MySQL 5.7.17-13 is Now Available

 | April 5, 2017 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, MySQL, Percona Server, Percona Software

Percona Server for MySQL 5.7.18-14

Percona announces the GA release of Percona Server for MySQL 5.7.17-13 on April 5, 2017. Download the latest version from the Percona web site or the Percona Software Repositories. You can also run Docker containers from the images in the Docker Hub repository. Based on MySQL 5.7.17, including all the bug fixes in it, Percona Server for MySQL […]

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Percona Server 5.6.35-81.0 is Now Available

 | March 24, 2017 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, MySQL, Percona Server, Percona Software, TokuDB

Percona Server for MySQL 5.7.18-14

Percona announces the release of Percona Server 5.6.35-81.0 on March 24, 2017. Download the latest version from the Percona web site or the Percona Software Repositories. You can also run Docker containers from the images in the Docker Hub repository. Based on MySQL 5.6.35, and including all the bug fixes in it, Percona Server 5.6.35-81.0 is the current […]

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Using dbsake to recover table structure from .frm files and process mysqldump output

 | December 16, 2015 |  Posted In: InnoDB, Insight for DBAs, MySQL

We work on data recoveries quite often. In many cases, we recover table structures from the .frm files because there was no backup available. There is already a great blog post by my colleague Miguel Ángel Nieto about how we can recover structures from .frm files using MySQL utilities. This works pretty well and we prefer […]

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Introducing backup locks in Percona Server

 | March 11, 2014 |  Posted In: Insight for DBAs, MySQL, Percona Server, Percona Software, Percona XtraBackup

TL;DR version: The backup locks feature introduced in Percona Server 5.6.16-64.0 is a lightweight alternative to FLUSH TABLES WITH READ LOCK and can be used to take both physical and logical backups with less downtime on busy servers. To employ the feature with mysqldump, use mysqldump –lock-for-backup –single-transaction. The next release of Percona XtraBackup will […]

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MySQL alternative Percona Server 5.1.68 -14.6 now available

 | April 19, 2013 |  Posted In: MySQL, Percona Server, Percona Software

Percona is glad to announce the release of Percona Server  5.1.68 -14.6 on April 19, 2013 (downloads are available here and from the Percona Software Repositories). Based on MySQL 5.1.68, including all the bug fixes in it, Percona Server 5.1.68-14.6, a MySQL alternative, is now the current stable release in the 5.1 series. All of Percona‘s software is open source and free, all the […]

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