mysqld --initialize Should Also Use --no-defaults
Last updated on SEPTEMBER 03, 2017
Applies to:MySQL Server - Version 5.7 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
To avoid any possible issues while using mysqld --intiialize
( as of versions 5.7.6 + )
the --no-defaults option should be used.
It could be possible that , eg error-log or datadir variables be picked up from the default config file PATHs on systems where an existing mysqld is installed causing confusion for the admin.
Sign In with your My Oracle Support account
Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started
My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms