- Install the Percona yum repository by running the following command as the
rootuser or with sudo:
Enable the repository:
percona-release enable-only tools release
If Percona XtraBackup is intented to be used in combination with the upstream MySQL Server, you only need to enable the
percona-release enable-only tools
2. Install Percona XtraBackup by running:
yum install percona-xtrabackup-80
Make sure that you have the
libev package installed before installing Percona XtraBackup.
libev package is available from the EPEL repositories.