MySQL Enterprise Backup (MEB) 4.0.2 And Later Backing Up MySQL Server 5.7.11 Without Using Transparent Data Encryption (TDE) Fails: "mysqlbackup: ERROR: Invalid options, MEB would not be able backup encrypted tables."
(Doc ID 2168248.1)
Last updated on MAY 02, 2017
Applies to:MySQL Enterprise Backup - Version 4.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
When trying to backup a MySQL Server instance version 5.7.11 that does not have Transparent Data Encryption (TDE) explicitly enabled (early-plugin-load = keyring_file.so or early-plugin-load = keyring_file.dll is not set in the MySQL configuration file), the backup fails with the error:
This can start to occur after one or more of the following changes:
- MySQL Server was upgraded to 5.7.11
- MySQL Enterprise Backup was upgraded to 4.0.2 or later
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