I'm refering to a mysql cluster, using ndbcluster. Will it work that way ?
On Fri, Jun 26, 2009 at 12:28 PM, Marcus Bointon
> On 26 Jun 2009, at 11:21, Xavier Cardil wrote:
> Thank you, I'm using InnoDB. The percona plugin seems interesting, but
>> is the utility in my case ? I'm trying to replicate on a Innodb slave the
>> data being entered in to a Mysql cluster system.
> XtraBackup can take a consistent snapshot of a running master and restore
> it on a slave, at which point you can start replication and have it catch up
> with the master. Overall it's the lowest-impact way of taking a clean copy
> of a master server. When you say cluster, are you referring to a bunch of
> servers running an existing MySQL replication system, or are you actually
> using mysql ndbcluster?
> I'm in the process of writing a rather long blog article on XtraBackup -
> I'll ping the list when it's done, probably next week.