SHOW MASTER STATUS

This MySQL statement displays information on the status of the binary log file that is being used currently on the master MySQL server.

Syntax

Below is the syntax for this command. Text within square brackets (i.e, [ and ] ) are optional. Choices are separated by bars (i.e, | ). Ellipses preceded by a comma indicates a repeating pattern. Ellipses before or after syntax are used to highlight a relevant except from the larger syntax. Text displayed in italic letters represent text that should be replaced with the specific names related to the database (e.g., column with the name of the column).

SHOW MASTER STATUS

Explanation

This MySQL statement displays information on the status of the binary log file that is being used currently on the master MySQL server running replication.

Examples

Below is an example of this MySQL statement and the results:

SHOW MASTER STATUS;

+----------------+----------+--------------+------------------+
| File           | Position | Binlog_Do_DB | Binlog_Ignore_DB |
+----------------+----------+--------------+------------------+
| log-bin.000141 |     1123 |              |                  |
+----------------+----------+--------------+------------------+