MariaDB Galera Cluster nodes can be configured by setting generic MariaDB system variables and Galera-specific variables. The most important variable is
wsrep_provider_options; it can be used to set many
wsrep parameters, separated by a semicolon. This variable is dynamic.
The most important variables and parameters are explained in this section. A complete list of options and parameters can be found in the MariaDB Knowledge Base.
All Galera-specific variables have a
'wsrep_' suffix. To list them, we can use the following query:
SHOW VARIABLES LIKE 'wsrep%';
A discussion follows about the most important Galera system variables. They have been split into groups to make the discussion ...