Protect Your Databases with Percona XtraBackup 2.0.3

Users can download the latest version right now from Softpedia

By on October 2nd, 2012 15:28 GMT

Percona XtraBackup, a free MySQL hot backup software that performs non-blocking backups for InnoDB and XtraDB databases, is now at version 2.0.3.

Highlights of Percona XtraBackup 2.0.3:

• innobackupex now provides support for –move-back option that can be used instead of –copy-back, in case there isn’t enough free disk space on the server to copy files;
• Symlink for innobackupex-1.5.1 binary has been fixed;
• XtraBackup 2.0.2 is now backwards compatible and incremental backups no longer fail;
• A regression that may have potentially led to a 5x increase in disk space occupied by incremental backups has been fixed;
• A regression that caused incorrect handling of compressed tablespaces with the page size of 16K has been fixed.

A complete list of changes can be found in the official announcement.

Download Percona XtraBackup 2.0.3 right now from Softpedia.

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