MySQL 5.5 Reference Manual Including MySQL NDB Cluster 7.2 Reference Guide

21.14 The INFORMATION_SCHEMA PLUGINS Table

The PLUGINS table provides information about server plugins.

The PLUGINS table has these columns:

Notes

Plugin information is also available from the SHOW PLUGINS statement. See Section 13.7.5.26, “SHOW PLUGINS Statement”. These statements are equivalent:

SELECT
  PLUGIN_NAME, PLUGIN_STATUS, PLUGIN_TYPE,
  PLUGIN_LIBRARY, PLUGIN_LICENSE
FROM INFORMATION_SCHEMA.PLUGINS;

SHOW PLUGINS;