Error "MySQL Server Has Gone Away" When Aborted_connections Is Not Incremented (Doc ID 1571954.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 02, 2017

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 4.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

  1. MySQL Client Application receives error 2006  "MySQL Server Has Gone Away".
  2. MySQL Server wasn't restarted recently.
  3. The Aborted_connections and Aborted_clients status variables don't increment (please note that some network errors may take up to wait_timeout seconds before incrementing Aborted_connections)

Cause

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