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InnoDB Error: "log sequence number is in the future" (Doc ID 1416063.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 04, 2023

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 4.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


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When attempting to use InnoDB after a recovery, the following error occurs.


This issue will usually happen after one of the following changes:


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In this Document
 1. Restoring the Original Log Files
 2. Re-Initializing InnoDB Using Transportable Tablespaces
 3. Reloading the Data
 4. Convert to MyISAM
 5. Work Table
 6. Advanced Methods

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