Online Backup in Workbench Fails With SLES (Doc ID 2179270.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

MySQL Workbench - Version 6.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Attempting to use Workbench to administer online backups of a MySQL server running on SLES results in endless prompts for the password, and is unable to connect.

Cause

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