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InnoDB Buffer Pool Dumping and Loading: Content of Ib_buffer_pool File (Doc ID 2554140.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 23, 2020

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 5.6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


As of MySQL 5.6 series, InnoDB buffer pool dumping and loading is added. Content of the dumped data is stored in a file named ib_buffer_pool. This document describes what is stored in this file, and how InnoDB manages it.


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