MySQL 5.6 Replication - Enabling the Next Generation of Web & Cloud Services
Lucas Meadows stashed this in mysql
Looks like there are some good perf/reliability changes coming out in the next release.
Haven't ready this all the way through yet but it looks like a good read!
Looks like mysql is going in the right direction with this technology.
Agreed. I wanted to be cynical about the post-Oracle MySQL but this looks well done.