Percona XtraBackup 2.4.9¶
This release is the current GA (Generally Available) stable release in the 2.4 series.
Percona XtraBackup packages are now available for Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful).
Percona XtraBackup would fail to backup large databases on 32-bit platforms. Bug fixed #1602537.
Percona XtraBackup failed to build with GCC 7. Bug fixed #1681721.
Percona XtraBackup would hang during the prepare phase if there was not enough room in log buffer to accommodate checkpoint information at the end of the crash recovery process. Bug fixed #1705383.
Percona XtraBackup would crash while preparing the 5.5 backup with
utf8_general50_cicollation. Bug fixed #1533722 (Fungo Wang).