Replication enables data from one MySQL database server (the master) to be replicated to one or more MySQL database servers (the slaves).

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Diagnosing Mysql Replication Issues

We have a mysql replication client running on our backup server. Since a power failure last week it's stopped replicating. Before this it was running uninterrupted for several months. I've tried ...
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Fail safe SSH tunnel Ubuntu (always up)

I need your advise for a very important technical issue on our project. We need to have a SSH tunnel always up between our two servers. We have a MySQL database replication process going between those ...
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mysql master-master setup as a way to simply master-slave promotion

I'm trying to see if the following plan is viable. Goal here is to be able to do HA (uptime) and not necessarily for load -- writes are fine on one MySQL 5.5 server (with innodb) but not really ...
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Mysql MariaDB replication broken

I have a primary DB and two replicates. replicate1 became corrupted when the linux server was rebooted without stopping mysqld. I want to load replicate1 with a dump I've taken from replicate2 with ...
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Is it safe to lock tables on a mysql replica slave?

I have a master mysql database where the application writes and read production data, and then I setup a slave database just in case something goes wrong with the master database server (and I can do ...
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What are the options for any SQL Multi Master Master replication?

I am looking for a proper way to do Multi Master Master replication. I am currently using MySQL but open to switching to Postgres or Oracle if needed. So far the only solution I find is ...
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MySQL replication and replicating MySQL users

I have a MySQL Main Server and a slave server which replicates the main server. My question is, the new MySQL users added to the Main Server do not get replicated to the slave server. How can I make ...
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MySQL Master-Slave Replication

I am trying to set up highly-available master-slave MySQL replication. I plan to have two servers on different networks with one running as master and the other running as slave like so: A ...
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How to prevent bad queries from breaking replication?

For my personal experience, mysql replication is fragile. I know that there area many things not to do beacuse they could break replication, but we are humans and an error could always occur. So I ...
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MySQL slave server not removing old relay binlogs

I have a MySQL server with slave replication on another host. Today I stumbled across the high disk usage of the slave host and invastigated what takes up all the space. As it turns out this space is ...
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How to setup MySQL replication with minimal downtime

Basically we have a large MySQL database and we're looking to do replication to a slave (master slave setup). Do you guys have any step-by-step guide on how to do this with MINIMAL downtime on the ...
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mysql cluster node lost connection shutdown

I'm testing a mysql cluster with VirtualBox using several virtual machines: Each virtual machine (2 in total) has a mysqld and ndbd node. Plus there's a vm for the ndb_mgmd to manage the cluster. I ...
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MySQL Slave not processing relay logs fast enough

I have a Master-Master cluster with 2 Percona 5.5.30 servers. (Lets name them 1 & 2) The OS is FreeBSD 9.1 I have an issue that server 2 is not processing the relay log fast enough. I know that ...
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MySql server master-master seconds_behind_master jumps

I'm running a 4 servers master-master cluster of MySql. (2 servers version 5.1, and 2 version 5.5) While checking the slave status, i see the seconds_behind_master at 0, and half a second after i see ...
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How to properly migrate mysql server?

Currently I am dealing with server migration. I have mysqldump --all-databases dump, which contains also mysql and might be information schema databases. All I need is somehow safely and fast ...
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MySQL replication & logrotate

I'm using MySQL Master-Slave replication for backup purposes (for a few days). Today after changing to expire_logs_days = 3 on master and slave I got this message (from slave): ...
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Using Amazon RDS (or similar) as a slave

Officially, RDS instances can't be directly set up to slave non-RDS databases. My production master is MySQL running on Hetzner and I want an RDS instance to closely follow it for backup purposes, ...
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Mysql Multi slave replication

Hi I have a master Mysql server from where i am replicating other 2 slaves. The issue is one of the slave stops with an error frequently. The error message is below. Error 'Duplicate entry ...
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Is there a log to see when a user is trying to access file/directory that he doesn't have permission?

My database is failing to replicate and the only clue in the error log is Operation Not Permitted, which I am guessing is file access permission failure either on donar or joiner. Is there any file ...
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mySQL: Slave not able to connect to Master for replication

On my master, I did: GRANT REPLICATION SLAVE ON *.* TO 'repluser'@'%' IDENTIFIED BY 'mypassword'; On my slave, I see: mysql> show slave status \G; *************************** 1. row ...
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MySQL won't start if I set the log_bin

[mysqld] datadir=/db_vol/datadir socket=/var/lib/mysql/mysql.sock port=3306 server_id=1 log-bin=/db_vol/log/mysql-bin.log binlog-do-db=mydb When I try to start MySQL, I get an error that says MySQL ...
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Single slave - multiple master MySQL replication

I need to replicate different MySQL databases from multiple servers into a single slave server. How can this be done? is there a way to define multiple master hosts?
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How to stream and record MySQL binlog remotely

For data redundancy goals, I want to record the binlog of a few hundred mysql servers in a central location. To run a full replicator for each stream would require lots of resources (multiple servers) ...
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How to do replication of data on mysql?

i am trying to do mysql replication for my site database. i searched on internet but did not get proper solution for replication. i am looking to do replication on same server.
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syncing specific tables between two already-replicating MySQL clusters

I have a circularly replicating MySQL cluster, and a newer cluster of Percona XtraDB instances that we're in the process of moving to. During the move, we're running some projects on the old cluster ...
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Mysql Replication Not Working

I setup Mysql Master Slave Replication but on my slave server I am continously getting below error, I tried all possibles but no luck. FYI I am using Percona Mysql 5.0.92-50-log 130405 5:36:54 ...
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MySQL Slave Not Replicating

I had a deleted some data on the master mysql. Looking at the slave status, it shows this: mysql> show slave status \G; *************************** 1. row *************************** ...
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Which binlog format to use for MySQL Replication?

Just about to start using MySQL replication and I'm wondering what kind of binlog format is the best to use? There's Row, Statement and Mixed. I'm going to be using 5.1.49. Row is winning at the ...
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Moving MySQL Data from 1 RDS server to another

How do I go about moving certain data (returned by a simple query) from one database in AWS' RDS to another? An interruption of up to 20 mins is acceptable, although not preferred. My current plan ...
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Make heartbeat check MySQL replication lag before resource takeover

I am using heartbeat with MySQL master-master configuration, and using mon to check up on MySQL health. All works well for detecting downed host or broken MySQL. But the problems start after takeover, ...
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How can I estimate binlog size and whether binlogs should be on a separate disk?

We are about to setup MySQL Master-Slave replication on our production database. We intend to run backups from the slave (at the moment our master lags out for 15 mins every day whilst backups are ...
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PHP mysqlnd on Debian 6

I've installed php5-mysqlnd via: apt-get install php5-mysqlnd This is a brand new virgin Debian install with just apache2 and php5 via: apt-get install apache2 echo "deb ...
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Monitor MySQL Replication

What is the best practice for monitoring a slave to make sure that it is a) Still running b) Not too far being the master I would like to alert by email if it is behind, happy to write a script or ...
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Can I run mysqld on top of glusterfs?

I have been playing with glusterfs recently. What I want to try is to run mysqld on top of the glusterfs in a similar way as it is possible to run MySQL on top of DRBD. I am familiar with MySQL ...
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Replicate from slaves to master and viceversa

I've a great dilema here and didn't know how to solve it. I need to replicate a few tables from MySQL DB (slaves) to MySQL DB (master). Take as an example this: MySQL DB (master) table1 table2 ...
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mysqlbinlog does not continue to last log

I am using the following command to start reading mysqlbinlog. mysqlbinlog -t -v -v --base64-output=DECODE-ROWS -h my_host -ppasswd -R mysql-bin.000960 -j 1052323996 I would expect the output to ...
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Synchronisation between MySQL databases on different hosts

I want to solve a data replication/data sync problem between two MySQL server instances. Both of them have the same database structure (databases, tables, columns, everyting ...) but each of them has ...
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MySQL Replication A->B->C

I was setting the MySQL Replication for master -> slave/master -> slave and Replication for master -> slave its works fine but when i have enable this option in my.cnf log-slave-updates=1 for ...
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greping multiple lines from MySql binlog

I have binlog from MySQL and I need to output certain time frame into a seperate file, how would I do that? here is sample of what binlog file contains: # at 460 #130120 0:09:17 server id 1 ...
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MySQL Data Center Replication [closed]

I have a (possibly not so quick question) about the best way to set up a 'global' MySQL Database. I basically need to set up multiple MySQL servers in separate geographical locations that will all ...
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MySQL replication lag increasing

I have simple master-slave replication setup. Everything worked with no problems for more than a year. Few days ago replication lag started to rise and it's still rising with no obvious reason. ...
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Add MySQL as a resource to pacemaker

I am trying to enable fail over strategy using pacemaker on a mysql Master-Master replication on two virtual machine running openSUSE 12 created by VritualBox. I managed to complete the mysql ...
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MySQL error 2003 over ssh tunnel when replicating, not when using client

I am trying to set up replication on a MySQL server over an SSH tunnel. I've set up a port forward on the slave from port 7777 at localhost to port 3306 on the master, and I can connect to my ...
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How to check if MySQL replication is using SSL

I have a MySQL (actually mariaDB) install that I just started replicating to another server. I want to ensure that I've setup SSL correctly. The SSL portion of SHOW SLAVE STATUS looks like: ...
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MySQL Replication Monitoring for OS X Server

I have a CentOS 5 MySQL 5.0 server running that I need to replicate. I will setup MYSQL on OS X (Mac mini), but what tool should I use to monitor the replication that runs on OS X?
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How do I handle mysql replication in EC2 using private IPs?

I am trying to set up a mysql master/slave configuration in two EC2 instances. However, every time I reboot an instance, the IP address (and hostname) changes. I could assign an Elastic IP address, ...
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What is the best time to set the IP address for a server headed to a server colocation facility?

What is the best time to set the IP address for a server? I have a server that I am going to install the OS on and then I am going to send it to a server colocation facility. The server is going to ...
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How to use read replica instance for websites? Amazon RDS MySQL

Amazon RDS FAQs stated that it is up my application to distribute traffic to the read replica. My websites have mostly visitors - non-logged in users. So, I suppose most database activities are ...
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How can I centralise MySQL data between 3 or more geographically separate servers?

To explain the background to the question: We have a home-grown PHP application (for running online language-learning courses) running on a Linux server and using MySQL on localhost for saving user ...
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MySQL slave replication Seconds behind master increasing?

I started a MySQL slave using innobackupexand the Read_Master_Log_Pos: and the Relay_Log_Pos: are updating however the seconds behind master keeps on increasing (it's at Seconds_Behind_Master:496637 ...