MySQL Enterprise Backup Incremental Backup with --incremental-with-redo-log-only Fails: "Cannot do incremental redo-only backup of InnoDB tables: InnoDB log at LSN ... is already overwritten. ..."

(Doc ID 2310074.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 21, 2017

Applies to:

MySQL Enterprise Backup - Version 3.11 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When trying to perform an incremental backup using the --incremental-with-redo-log-only option, it fails almost immediately with the following error:



The issue is most likely to occur after one of the following changes:


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