Tag - Percona XtraBackup

Percona XtraBackup 2.3.9 is Now Available

Percona XtraBackup

Percona announces the release of Percona XtraBackup 2.3.9 on July 24, 2017. Downloads are available from our download site or Percona Software Repositories.
Percona XtraBackup enables MySQL backups without blocking user queries, making it ideal for companies with large data sets and mission-critical applications that cannot tolerate long periods of downtime. Offered free as an open […]

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Webinar May 31, 2017: Online MySQL Backups with Percona XtraBackup

Percona XtraBackup

Please join Percona’s solution engineer, Dimitri Vanoverbeke as he presents Online MySQL Backups with Percona XtraBackup on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at 7:00 am PDT / 10:00 am EDT (UTC-7).
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Percona XtraBackup is a free, open source, complete online backup solution for all versions of Percona Server, MySQL® and MariaDB®. Percona XtraBackup provides:

Fast and reliable […]

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Percona Software and Roadmap Update with CEO Peter Zaitsev: Q2 2017

Percona Software and Services

This blog post is a summary of the Percona Software and Roadmap Update – Q2 2017 webinar given by Peter Zaitsev on May 4, 2017. This webinar reflects changes and updates since the last update (Q1 2017).
A full recording of this webinar, along with the presentation slide deck, can be found here.
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Running Percona XtraBackup on Windows … in Docker

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In this blog, we’ll look at running Percona XtraBackup on Windows via a Docker container.
The question whether Percona XtraBackup is available for Windows comes up every so often. While we are not planning to provide regular releases for Windows, I decided to share a way to run Percona XtraBackup in a Docker container (especially since […]

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How to Restore a Single InnoDB Table from a Full Backup After Accidentally Dropping It

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In this blog post, we’ll look at how to restore a single InnoDB table from a full backup after dropping the table.
You can also see an earlier blog post about restoring a single table from a full backup here: How to recover a single InnoDB table from a full backup.
The idea behind the actions in […]

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CVE-2016-6225: Percona Xtrabackup Encryption IV Not Being Set Properly

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If you are using Percona XtraBackup with
xbcrypt to create encrypted backups, and are using versions older than 2.3.6 or 2.4.5, we advise that you upgrade Percona XtraBackup.
Note: this does not affect encryption of encrypted InnoDB tables.
CVE-2016-6225
Percona XtraBackup versions older than 2.3.6 or 2.4.5 suffered an issue of not properly setting the Initialization Vector (IV) for encryption. This could […]

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Using Percona XtraBackup on a MySQL Instance with a Large Number of Tables

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In this blog post, we’ll find out how to use Percona XtraBackup on a MySQL instance with a large number of tables.
As of Percona Xtrabackup 2.4.5, you are required to have enough open files to open every single InnoDB tablespace in the instance you’re trying to back up. So if you’re running innodb_file_per_table=1, and […]

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Percona XtraBackup 2.4.5 is now available

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Percona announces the GA release of Percona XtraBackup 2.4.5 on November 29th, 2016. You can download it from our download site and from apt and yum repositories.
Percona XtraBackup enables MySQL backups without blocking user queries, making it ideal for companies with large data sets and mission-critical applications that cannot tolerate long periods of downtime. Offered […]

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Percona XtraBackup 2.4.3 is now available

Percona XtraBackup 2.4.3

Percona is glad to announce the GA release of Percona XtraBackup 2.4.3 on May 23rd, 2016. Downloads are available from our download site and from apt and yum repositories.
Percona XtraBackup enables MySQL backups without blocking user queries, making it ideal for companies with large data sets and mission-critical applications that cannot tolerate long periods […]

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Percona XtraBackup 2.4.2 is now available

Percona XtraBackup

Percona is glad to announce the GA release of Percona XtraBackup 2.4.2 on April 1st, 2016. Downloads are available from our download site and from apt and yum repositories.
Percona XtraBackup enables MySQL backups without blocking user queries, making it ideal for companies with large data sets and mission-critical applications that cannot tolerate long […]

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