MySQL Enterprise Backup User's Guide (Version 4.1.3)

15.5 Other Single-File Backup Operations

Besides the commands for creating and restoring single-file backups (namely, backup-to-image and copy-back-and-apply-log), mysqlbackup provides a number of other commands for you to work with single-file backups. They are explained below.

mysqlbackup [STD-OPTIONS]
            [--backup-image=IMAGE] [--backup-dir=PATH]
            [MESSAGE-LOGGING-OPTIONS]    
            [PROGRESS-REPORT-OPTIONS]
            [ENCRYPTION-OPTIONS]
            [CLOUD-STORAGE-OPTIONS]
            image-to-backup-dir

mysqlbackup [STD-OPTIONS]
            [--backup-dir=PATH] [--backup-image=IMAGE]
            [MESSAGE-LOGGING-OPTIONS]
            [PROGRESS-REPORT-OPTIONS]
            [ENCRYPTION-OPTIONS]
            [CLOUD-STORAGE-OPTIONS]
            backup-dir-to-image

mysqlbackup [STD-OPTIONS]
            [--backup-image=IMAGE] [--src-entry=PATH]
            [MESSAGE-LOGGING-OPTIONS]
            [ENCRYPTION-OPTIONS]
            [CLOUD-STORAGE-OPTIONS]
            list-image

mysqlbackup [STD-OPTIONS]
            [--backup-image=IMAGE]
            [--backup-dir=PATH]
            [--src-entry=PATH] [--dst-entry=PATH]
            [MESSAGE-LOGGING-OPTIONS]
            [PROGRESS-REPORT-OPTIONS]
            [ENCRYPTION-OPTIONS]
            [CLOUD-STORAGE-OPTIONS]
            extract