mysqld --initialize Fails With --init-file: " [ERROR] 1105 Bootstrap file error, return code (0). Nearest query: ..." (Doc ID 2085356.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 5.7 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When initializing MySQL with mysqld --initialize and --init-file the following error occurs:

The nearest query may vary.

Cause

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