5.1.4 Server Repository Options

These repository options specify various parameters related to the database server, from which the data is backed up or to which a backup is restored.

These options are used only with the following operations:

When a database connection is available during a backup, the parameters describing the source repository are ignored, overridden by the corresponding values retrieved from the database connection.

For information about how these options are specified for the MySQL server, click the option names to see the descriptions in the MySQL Reference Manual.