This is a puppet module to install percona-backup.A backup utilty tool for mysql database server.




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Version information

  • 0.1.0 (latest)
released Oct 30th 2015
This version is compatible with:
  • RedHat

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avinashsi7/percona — version 0.1.0 Oct 30th 2015

#Percona -Xtrabackup Architecture

####Table of Contents

  1. Overview
  2. Module Description - What the module does and why it is useful
  3. Setup - The basics of getting started with percona
  4. Usage - Configuration options and additional functionality
  5. Dependencies - ssl cerrtificate
  6. Limitations - OS compatibility, etc.
  7. Development - Guide for contributing to the module


The puppet module for managing the installation of percona and backing up mysql database server backup.

##Module Description

This is a puppet module to install percona-backup.A backup utilty tool for mysql database server. description 'It automatically backups data to percona backup folder. Please note that this backup utility has been tested on mysql 5.5 and 5.6 versions only.


###What percona affects

  • percona package.
  • Backups data from percona backup

###Beginning with percona

include 'percona' is enough to get you up and running. If you wish to pass in parameters Setsing which servers to use, then:

node "" 
        include percona 
          $backup_dir => '/opt/backup'',
          $mysql_user => 'root',
          $mysql_passwd =>'abcdef',


All interaction with the percona module can do be done through the main percona class. This means you can simply toggle the options in percona to have full functionality of the module.


The following parameters are available in the percona module:


The is the directory from where the percona application will restore database.



In order to install and backup mysql database server one things is needed

*mysql-server must be installed


This module has been built on and tested against Puppet 2.7 and higher.

The module has been tested on:

  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 5/6
  • CentOS 5/6


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We want to keep it as easy as possible to contribute changes so that our modules work in your environment. There are a few guidelines that we need contributors to follow so that we can have a chance of keeping on top of things.

You can read the complete module contribution guide on the Puppet Labs wiki.