The following resources provide additional information on the structure, content, or use of the binary log.
In this document, see Chapter 18, Replication: Replication is based on the transfer of the binary log contents from master to slave.
MySQL Reference Manual, Chapter 19, The Binary Log
MySQL Reference Manual, Replication Relay and Status Logs
MySQL Reference Manual, mysqlbinlog — Utility for Processing Binary Log Files
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