Fabric is designed to work with MySQL servers version 5.6.10 and
mysqlfabric utility requires Python
2 (2.6 or later) and Connector/Python 1.0.12 or later.
You must have a MySQL instance available to install the backing store. This server must not be a member of a Fabric group.
It may be possible to use a version older than MySQL 5.6.10 for the backing store server, but this has not been tested.
To utilize Fabric in your applications, you must have a Fabric-aware connector installed on the system where the application is running. For more information about using a connector with Fabric, see the appropriate connector-specific section (Section 8.5, “Using Connector/Python with MySQL Fabric”, Section 8.6, “Using Connector/J with MySQL Fabric”).
In summary, the following items indicate the prerequisites for using MySQL Fabric:
MySQL 5.6.10 or later for Fabric MySQL servers.
A MySQL server to use for the backing store.
Python 2 (2.6 or later) for the
A Fabric-aware connector to use Fabric in applications. Permitted connectors and versions are:
Connector/Python 1.2.0 or later
Connector/J 5.1.27 or later
Python 2 (2.6 or later).