MEB 4.0 Fails using ONLINE ALTER TABLE as Part of Backup Process for 5.7 Server

(Doc ID 2258121.1)

Last updated on APRIL 23, 2017

Applies to:

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


On : 4.0 version, Miscellaneous

mysql enterprise backup version 4.0.0 on mysql commercial 5.7.17 failed.

 mysqlbackup: ERROR: InnoDB: MEB was not able to determine the InnoDB Engine Status.
 mysqlbackup: ERROR: InnoDB: An optimized(without redo logging) DDL operation has been performed. All modified pages may not have been flushed to the disk yet.
  MEB will not be able take a consistent backup. Retry the backup operation.

The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot back up using MEB 4.0.0 version in the fast online method.


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