Mysqlfailover WARNING Slave is not alive (Doc ID 2058912.1)

Last updated on JULY 10, 2016

Applies to:

MySQL Utilities - Version 1.5.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Why do I get this error from mysqlfailover when a failover commences:

2015-09-17 17:34:47 PM INFO Candidate slave bert:3306 will become the new master.
2015-09-17 17:34:47 PM INFO Checking slaves status (before failover).
2015-09-17 17:34:47 PM WARNING Slave 'bert@3306' is not alive.
2015-09-17 17:34:47 PM WARNING Slave 'ernie@3306' is not alive.
 

Solution

Sign In with your My Oracle Support account

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms