Xtrabackup now supports Hotbackup for Myrocks!! yes you heard me right, this is one of the most awaited features with xtrabackup. With the latest release of percona xtrabackup 8.0.6 this is enabled and is supported only for Percona Server version 8.0.15-6 or higher, you can see detailed released notes here.
Myrocks is getting much of the attention now because of its much improved write capabilities and compression. We have also planned to have detailed blog on Myrocks features and limitations.
We shall proceed to test the backup and restore of Myrocks
OS : Debian GNU/Linux 9 …[Read more]