Not Possible to Shut Down Replication Slave After Replication Stopped With: "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 2210535.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

After encountering the replication error:

and before restarting replication, attempting to shut down the replication slave never completes.

Cause

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