Critical Error for the MySQL Enterprise Monitor Agent: "The Hostid From `mysql`.inventory Doesn't Match Our Agent's Host-Id"

(Doc ID 1431986.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 02, 2017

Applies to:

MySQL Enterprise Monitor - Version 2.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to start the MySQL Enterprise Monitor agent, the an error like the following occurs:

(critical) [] the hostid from `mysql`.inventory doesn't match our agent's host-id (ssh:{3c:63:a5:6a:f4:ef:b0:78:e6:86:21:36:46:3b:53:c4} != ssh:{c6:36:8e:e6:9a:0c:da:96:5e:3c:88:8e:d9:82:33:2c})


This error usually happens when one of the following changes have been made:


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