How to Run Mysqlbackup as the Mysql User (Doc ID 2307878.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 15, 2017

Applies to:

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

Goal

The manual recommends "the simplest way to ensure correct file ownership and permissions is to run the restore operation as the same user who runs the server, typically mysql." How do you run MEB as the mysql user?
 

Solution

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