I do understand the meaning of Unix "sync" function.
So, you mean to say that "flushing" and "syncing" are same, in the context
On Thu, Apr 17, 2014 at 2:15 PM, Reindl Harald <h.reindl@stripped>wrote:
> Am 17.04.2014 10:37, schrieb Ajay Garg:
> > I am a newbie to MySQL, and have been going through several online
> > resources.
> > I usually come across the terms - "flushing" and "syncing" the
> > In particular, these two terms hold great significance while selecting
> > value of "innodb_flush_log_at_trx_commit<
> > ".
> > So, I will be grateful if I could gain some light on the differences
> > between the two terms
> SYNC(1) User Commands
> sync - flush file system buffers
> sync [OPTION]
> Force changed blocks to disk, update the super block.