How To Manually Remove InnoDB Cluster Metadata Directory (Doc ID 2274320.1)

Last updated on JULY 11, 2017

Applies to:

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

Goal

If after removing all instances  of a cluster using mysql Shell, as per defect;

26285054 - MYSQL SHELL CANNOT RECREATE CLUSTER WITH SAME NAME AFTER INSTANCES REMOVED

Manual intervention is needed to re-initiate the cluster metadata database to allow for cluster being created with the same name.

 

Solution

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