What you've learned

You should now know how to:

  • Run Sysbench to benchmark a MySQL database server
  • Enable profile-guided optimization (PGO) for MySQL and examine the performance improvements

Knowledge Check

Can MySQL server run as root?

Which directories in the MySQL server installation path need to be specified when building Sysbench?

Can PGO be enabled with a single build?

Is GCC the only compiler which supports PGO?