Can a MySQL Backup be Restored on a Different Platform? (Doc ID 1543622.1)

Last updated on APRIL 10, 2017

Applies to:

MySQL Enterprise Backup - Version 3.5 and later
MySQL Server - Version 4.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Learn about the compatibility of MySQL data files and how that can be used to restore backups on a different platform than where the backup was created.

Solution

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