Stewart Smith wrote:
> On Fri, 2006-06-30 at 17:49 +1200, Simon Garner wrote:
>> The problem with this is there's no way to use it in conjunction with
>> binary logs for "always current" or point in time backup and recovery.
>> Recovering from an ndb backup only gets you back to whatever point in
>> time the backup was taken.
>> It would be great if MySQL Cluster had some functionality for
>> centralised binary logging (e.g. on the management node). Then one could
>> do a cluster backup (which would record the current binary log position)
>> and then recover from there by re-applying queries using the binlogs. I
>> don't know if that's technically feasible...
> it is, it's in 5.1. MySQL Cluster Replication will produce a single,
> canonical binlog for the cluster. I go over the architecture in my
> Cluster talk that's on Google Video.
Oh! Nice work. :)
Looks like 5.1 is going to be a big step forward!