Consistent Backup with Several mysqldump in Parallel (Doc ID 2095724.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 31, 2017

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 5.5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Taking backup with mysqldump utility may take some time to complete for huge data sets. Thus it is possible to run several mysqldump in parallel, e.g. for creating individual backup of huge tables or per database

Goal

 Create consistent backup using several mysqldump commands.

Solution

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