Schema definitions on replication slaves sometimes differ.
Ability to rename schemas, tables and columns and still setup
replication with comfort is useful for MySQL to MySQL
replication, while for heterogeneous topologies like these, it's a must. In this article I'll
present a component which I recently developed to enable an easy
way of renaming database objects during both (a) initial slave
load (provisioning) and (b) real-time replication.
It is called RenameFilter and is part of the latest Tungsten Replicator …