17.2.2 Replication Relay and Status Logs

17.2.2.1 The Slave Relay Log
17.2.2.2 Slave Status Logs

During replication, a slave server creates several logs that hold the binary log events relayed from the master to the slave, and to record information about the current status and location within the relay log. There are three types of logs used in the process, listed here: