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  1. Percona XtraBackup
  2. PXB-1681

Documentation does not mention why WRITE permissions on datadir are required

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Done
    • Priority: Medium
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: 2.4.14
    • Component/s: Documentation
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      Description

      It is important to clearly state if xtrabackup performs any write operations on the data directory.

      If yes, a user would like to know how the source data directory would be changed. 

      If no, why the write permission is even required?

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              • Assignee:
                borys.belinsky Borys Belinsky
                Reporter:
                shahryar Syed Shahryar
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