Backup of Encrypted (TDE) Tables Fail for MySQL Server 5.7.19+ Using the Oracle Key Vault Keyring Plugin (keyring_okv): "MAIN ERROR: Unable to parse OKV configuration at ..."

(Doc ID 2328362.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 14, 2017

Applies to:

MySQL Enterprise Backup - Version 4.0 to 4.1 [Release 4.0 to 4.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Attempting to backup MySQL Server 5.7.19 or later fails, when the keyring_okv plugin is installed and the okvclient.ora file does not include the STANDBY_SERVER option:

 
  • Create one or more encrypted tables.
  • Attempt to create a backup.
  • Changes

    The keyring_okv plugin was installed.

    Cause

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