LOAD DATA INFILE with Backslash and Multiple Byte Characters Throws Error 1300: "Invalid utf8 character string" (Doc ID 2233296.1)

Last updated on JULY 12, 2017

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 5.5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Loading data with backslash and multiple byte characters throws the error below for version 5.6.32 and above:

 

Changes

Upgraded to 5.5.51, 5.6.32, 5.7.5 or later.

Cause

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