SHOW PLUGINS

Use this MySQL statement to display a list of plugins on the 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 PLUGINS

Explanation

Use this MySQL statement to display a list of plugins on the MySQL server. This statement is available as of version 5.1.5 of MySQL, but with the name SHOW PLUGIN. It was changed to SHOW PLUGINS as of version 5.1.9.

Examples

Below is an example of this MySQL statement:

SHOW PLUGINS;

+------------+--------+----------------+---------+---------+
| Name       | Status | Type           | Library | License |
+------------+--------+----------------+---------+---------+
| binlog     | ACTIVE | STORAGE ENGINE | NULL    | GPL     | 
| partition  | ACTIVE | STORAGE ENGINE | NULL    | GPL     | 
| ARCHIVE    | ACTIVE | STORAGE ENGINE | NULL    | GPL     | 
| BLACKHOLE  | ACTIVE | STORAGE ENGINE | NULL    | GPL     | 
| CSV        | ACTIVE | STORAGE ENGINE | NULL    | GPL     | 
| FEDERATED  | ACTIVE | STORAGE ENGINE | NULL    | GPL     | 
| MEMORY     | ACTIVE | STORAGE ENGINE | NULL    | GPL     | 
| InnoDB     | ACTIVE | STORAGE ENGINE | NULL    | GPL     | 
| MyISAM     | ACTIVE | STORAGE ENGINE | NULL    | GPL     | 
| MRG_MYISAM | ACTIVE | STORAGE ENGINE | NULL    | GPL     | 
| ndbcluster | ACTIVE | STORAGE ENGINE | NULL    | GPL     | 
+------------+--------+----------------+---------+---------+