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mysqld --initialize Fails: "[ERROR] unknown variable 'keyring_file_data=...'" (Doc ID 2108733.1)

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 attempting to initialize MySQL with the keyring_file_data option set, the initialization fails with:

 

Cause

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