MySQL Server on Linux: Error While Loading Shared Libraries: libaio.so.1: Cannot Open Shared Object File: No Such File or Directory (Doc ID 1533522.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 5.5 and later
Generic Linux

Symptoms

When attempting to start MySQL, the following error occurs:

Changes

The issue starts after upgrading to or installing MySQL 5.5 or later.

Cause

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