For the first time since it was set up I need to reboot a read-only MySQL replication slave.
I found this article about downing a slave for maintenance (albeit he's just describing stopping the
In summary the procedure is:
STOP SLAVE; FLUSH TABLES;
I would reboot at this point and then after the system has booted:
mysql client (the
mysql daemon is configured to start on boot):
Does this look about right? Is there anything else I should be doing?