Defines how often the node emits keepalive signals
wsrep_provider_options system variable applies to MariaDB Enterprise Cluster, powered by Galera and to Galera Cluster available with MariaDB Community Server. This page relates specifically to the evs.keepalive_
See also: wsrep Provider Options for MariaDB Enterprise Server 23.08, in 23.07 ES, in 10.6 ES, in 10.5 ES, in 10.4 ES, in 10.3 ES, in 10.2 ES, in 10.6 CS, in 10.5 CS, in 10.4 CS, in 10.3 CS, and in 10.2 CS
Each cluster node monitors group communication response times from all other nodes. When there is no traffic going out for the cluster to monitor, nodes emit keepalive signals so that other nodes have something to measure. The
evs.keepalive_period option determines how often the node emits a keepalive signal, absent any other traffic.
Display Current Value
wsrep_provider_options define optional settings the node passes to the wsrep provider.
To display current
SHOW GLOBAL VARIABLES LIKE 'wsrep_provider_options';
The expected output will display the option and the value. Options with no default value, for example SSL options, will not be displayed in the output.
Set in Configuration File
When changing a setting for a wsrep_
Options are set in the
my.cnf configuration file. Use the
; delimiter to set multiple options.
The configuration file must be updated on each node. A restart to each node is needed for changes to take effect.
Use a quoted string that includes every option where you want to override the default value. Options that are not in the list will reset to their default value.
To set the option in the configuration file:
The evs.keepalive_period option cannot be set dynamically. It can only be set in the configuration file.
Trying to change a non-dynamic option with
SET results in an error:
ERROR 1210 (HY000): Incorrect arguments to SET