Replication Fails After XA Transaction Encounters Lock Wait Timeout Or Deadlock: "Error 'XAER_RMFAIL: The command cannot be executed when global transaction is in the ACTIVE state' on query. Default database: 'db1'. Query: 'XA START X'31',X'',1'" (Doc ID 2210524.1)

Last updated on MAY 31, 2017

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

When attempting to use XA transactions on the master, the following error occurs on the replication slave:

 

The replication slave is using MySQL Server 5.7.16 or earlier.

Cause

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