On Wednesday May 16th, we ran a webinar to provide an overview of
all of the new replication features and enhancements that are
previewed in the MySQL 5.6 Development Release – including Global
Transaction IDs, auto-failover and self-healing, multi-threaded,
crash-safe slaves and more.
Collectively, these new capabilities enable MySQL users to scale
for next generation web and cloud applications.
Attendees posted a number of great questions to the MySQL
developers, serving to provide additional insights into how
these new features are implemented. So I thought it would be
useful to post those below, for the benefit of those unable to
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