When i tried to install percona-xtrabackup on Master server db
yum install percona-xtrabackup-24

I got this error:
file /etc/my.cnf from install of Percona-Server-shared-51-5.1.73-rel14.12.625.rhel6.x86_64 conflicts with file from package mysql-community-server-5.7.18-1.el6.x86_64

How to solve this problem? -CentOS 6.5 2.6.32-431.el6.x86_64

  • remove? mysql-community is use for mysql server all process base on it. after remove mysql service will down right?
    – BongSey
    Jun 23 '17 at 8:12
  • Oops sorry I didn't see xtrabackup installation.
    – Mannoj
    Jun 23 '17 at 8:16
  • Can you try doing via rpm? rpm -ivh percona.com/downloads/XtraBackup/Percona-XtraBackup-2.4.4/…
    – Mannoj
    Jun 23 '17 at 8:27
  • i have tried but unluck!
    – BongSey
    Jun 23 '17 at 9:04
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    I can help you as a work around you may give it a try. Install the package on some other server and take innobackupexec file under /usr/bin to db server if you are planning to do with innobackupexec backup module. Execute a backup and see how it works.
    – Mannoj
    Jun 23 '17 at 11:31


  1. Download mysql-community-libs-compat from mysql (https://dev.mysql.com/downloads/mysql/)

    rpm -i mysql-community-libs-compat-5.7.17-1.el7.x86_64.rpm
  2. Install perl-DBD-MySQL

    yum install perl-DBD-MySQL
  3. Install percona-xtrabackup

    yum install percona-xtrabackup

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