After Upgrading: ERROR 1054 (42S22): Unknown column 'plugin' in 'mysql.user' (Doc ID 2066072.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

After upgrading to MySQL 5.5 or later from MySQL 5.1 or earlier, when attempting to create a new user, the following error occurs:

 

Cause

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