This is a command-line option for the
mysqld commands (arg: Required).
How replication events should be executed. Legal values are STRICT (default) and IDEMPOTENT. In IDEMPOTENT mode, replication will not stop for operations that are idempotent. For example, in row based replication attempts to delete rows that doesn't exist will be ignored. In STRICT mode, replication will stop on any unexpected difference between the master and the slave.