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How to Use MySQL Enterprise Backup (MEB) to Backup from Source And Restore to Replica (Doc ID 1951458.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 25, 2024

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 5.6 and later
MySQL Enterprise Backup - Version 3.10 and later
Generic Linux


How to use MySQL Enterprise Backup (MEB) to backup from Source and restore to Replica.


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In this Document
 1- Backup from source
 On the Replica
 3- Shut down MySQL on the Replica
 4- Remove the old data
 5- Restore the data
 6- Guarantee the ownership of the data directory is correct
 7- If SELinux is in use, ensure that the SELinux contexts are correct 
 8- Prevent writes
 9- Start MySQL on the Replica
 10- CHANGE REPLICATION SOURCE based on the coordinates in <backupdir>/meta/backup_variables.txt

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