How to Manually Delete Binary Log Files from the Master Server (Doc ID 1953923.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 06, 2016

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 5.6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
While you may have cascading slaves upon slaves, we will be discussing the simplistic Master->Slave entity. You can extrapolate this out to the other slaves as appropriate.

Goal

 Manually delete the binary logs despite the state of the server.

Solution

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