Problem Allocating Innodb Buffer Pool - Initializing buffer pool failed; errno 12

(Doc ID 2061003.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 01, 2017

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 5.6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Unable to start MySQL with messages like the following in the error log.



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