B.3 Compatibility Notes for MySQL Versions

This section lists any performance-related features and settings in MySQL Server versions that affect various aspects of the backup process.

MySQL 5.6

Some new MySQL 5.6 features introduce changes in directory layout and file contents for InnoDB tables. Backing up servers that use these features requires MySQL Enterprise Backup 3.8.1 or higher:

See MySQL Enterprise Backup 3.9 Release Notes for details on the fixes and enhancements related to these MySQL 5.6 features.