InnoDB plugin versus built-in InnoDB

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Sysbench is a system performance benchmark initially developed for MySQL (now open to other database flavors like Oracle) but can also test your system performance without any database.

In this document we will see how to compile it on Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server release 5.2 (Tikanga) 32 bits with MySQL Enterprise 5.1.49sp1.

Please note that as Sysbench executable is linked to MySQL binaries (end header files) you should recompile it each time you change your MySQL release…

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