MariaDB starting with 10.0.5

Roles were introduced in MariaDB 10.0.5.

The mysql.roles_mapping table contains information about mariaDB roles.

It contains the following fields:

FieldTypeNullKeyDefaultDescription
Hostchar(60)NOPRIHost (together with User and Role makes up the unique identifier for this record.
Userchar(80)NOPRIUser (together with Host and Role makes up the unique identifier for this record.
Rolechar(80)NOPRIRole (together with Host and User makes up the unique identifier for this record.
Admin_optionenum('N','Y')NONWhether the role can be granted (see the CREATE ROLE WITH ADMIN clause).

The Acl_role_grants status variable, added in MariaDB 10.1.4, indicates how many rows the mysql.roles_mapping table contains.

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