When Using InnoDB Temporary Table (ibtmp1): "ERROR 1114 (HY000): The table '...' is full"

(Doc ID 2307659.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2017

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

When using internal or explicit temporary tables with the InnoDB storage engine (see also the default_tmp_storage_engine and internal_tmp_disk_storage_engine options), the table is reported even if there is free disk available.

For example for an internal temporary table:

 

Changes

The issue may start after changing innodb_temp_data_file_path to use set a maximum size of the InnoDB temporary table tablespace (ibtmp1), but may also occur without any changes.

Cause

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