The MySQL Command Line Client Crashes: mysql: *** glibc detected *** mysql: double free or corruption; CTRL+c; SIGHUP; SIGINT; SIGQUIT; Core Dump (Doc ID 1914478.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 5.5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When one of the following signals is send to the MySQL commend line client while the client is in the process of terminating, it crashes:

If core dumps are enabled, a core dump will be created as well.

The error and trace will be similar to:

 

Cause

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