xtrabackup_51: not found & no ‘mysqld’ group in MySQL options

Recently I happen to setup a new MySQL instance with my tools – a standard MySQL 5.1+, xtrabackup setup and last-hotbackup.tar.gz. To restore from the backup we used xtrabackup binaries and ran into issues following standard commands (assuming no changes): To prepare the backup I used apply-log as follows: $] innobackupex-1.5.1 –defaults-file=/usr/local/mysql/data/backup-my.cnf –apply-log  /usr/local/mysql/data –ibbackup […]

Scheduled Backup MySQL Administrator & Windows Scheduler – Odd

Creating scheduled backup using administrator is an easy task. Follow the GUI and you’re done. But I observed something different! MySQL Version: 5.0.83 Community MySQL Administrator: 1.2.17 Machine: Intel P4, Windows XP, Enough RAM 🙂 Logs: General, Error & irrelevant here though Slow query. Prologue: Administrator performs scheduled backup properly in normal scenario. What I […]