Failed to Find Libraries when Executing Migration Script Generated in MySQL Workbench

(Doc ID 2039487.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

MySQL Workbench - Version 6.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : 6.3 version, Migration Toolkit

When attempting to run a data migration .sh file generated by Workbench, the following error occurs.

/usr/libexec/mysql-workbench/wbcopytables-bin: error while loading shared libraries: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Install Workbench in a different location to normal.
2. Run Workbench and generate a script for data migration.
3. Attempt to run the migration script.

The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot do a data migration based on MySQL Workbench.


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