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Mammoth Upgrade Fails on Step 6 Upgrading MySQL from BDA V4.4-V4.7 with MySQL 5.6 to BDA V4.8 or Higher with MySQL 5.7 (Doc ID 2329603.1)

Last updated on JULY 10, 2021

Applies to:

Big Data Appliance Integrated Software - Version 4.8.0 and later
Linux x86-64


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Mammoth upgrade fails on Step 6, the step to upgrade MySQL, when upgrading from a BDA V4.4-V4.7 with MySQL database MySQL Database SE 5.6 to BDA V4.8 or higher with MySQL MySQL Database 5.7 MySQL Enterprise Server - Advanced Edition (Commercial).

1. The upgrade fails when Mammoth is upgrading the MySQL database with "/usr/bin/mysql_upgrade -uroot -p'<MYSQL_ROOT_PASSWORD>' --force".  The failure output looks like: 



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