MySQL Utilities Error When Connector/Python Not Installed For MySQL Workbench

(Doc ID 1593473.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

MySQL Workbench - Version 6.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : 6.0 version, Miscellaneous Workbench Problem

When attempting to execute the mysqlreplicate utility,
the following error occurs.


The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Install the Workbench utilities
2. Without the Connector/Python, attempt to run mysqlreplicate
3. Compare error

The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot connect to the MySQL database to gather metadata for the utilities to function.


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