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Upgrade From 4.5.0 To 4.8.0 Fails At Step 6 fails with "Mysql::Upgrademysql/Exec[mysql-upgrade]" (Doc ID 2305902.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 15, 2020

Applies to:

Big Data Appliance Integrated Software - Version 4.5.0 and later
Linux x86-64


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Upgrade to 4.8.0 fails at Step 6 with:

ERROR: Puppet agent run on node bdanode02 had errors. List of errors follows

Error [9179]: (//[main]/Mysql::Upgrademysql/Exec[mysql-upgrade]/returns) change from notrun to 0 failed: /usr/bin/mysql_upgrade -uroot -p'<password'' --force returned 4 instead of one of [0]

INFO: Also check the log file in /opt/oracle/BDAMammoth/bdaconfig/tmp/pagent-bdaxnode02-20170909031747.log

Additional Symptoms are:

1. The upgrade is  stuck because the Cloudera Manager(CM) server,  cloudera-scm-server which will not stay up.  On the node with CM server role, Node 3 by default see:



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