Can a MySQL Enterprise Backup (MEB) Backup Be Restored To a Different Server Version? MySQL 5.5 to 5.6 or MySQL 5.6 to 5.7 (Doc ID 2109786.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 16, 2017

Applies to:

MySQL Enterprise Backup - Version 3.6 and later
MySQL Server - Version 5.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Learn whether a backup made with MySQL Enterprise Backup (MEB) from one MySQL Server version can be restored to a different MySQL Server version, for example when upgrading.
 

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