MySQL Enterprise Backup Can't Backup ibdata1: "error: creation of file ibdata1.ibz failed. error code: 17, file exists"

(Doc ID 2202774.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 02, 2017

Applies to:

MySQL Enterprise Backup - Version 4.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


A backup created using MySQL Enterprise Backup and then restored onto a system, failed due to error reporting duplicated ibdata1 system tablespace file.



The issue may start after either:


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