Mysqlfailover Failed With Error Message "ERROR: Query failed. 1819 (HY000): Your password does not satisfy the current policy requirements"

(Doc ID 2320933.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 23, 2017

Applies to:

MySQL Utilities - Version 1.6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When starting mysqlfailover without  --daemon=start option

 

Changes

 Password Validation Plugin was installed and enabled after setting replication. Existing replication user's password is weak and doesn't meet the requirments from Password Validation Plugin.

 By default, Password Validation Plugin require 8 characters long, one mixed case letter, one number and one special character.

Cause

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