After 20 Minutes The Ldap Connection Times Out And Have To Restart MySQL For It To Work Again

(Doc ID 2344137.1)

Last updated on MARCH 02, 2018

Applies to:

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

Goal

Please help with the following issue encountered in a PoC with a prospect.
They need to use LDAP authentication but it seems that for some reason after 20 minutes the mysql instances loses connection to the LDAP server and cannot reconnect automatically. To fix this they need to restart the mysql instance.

Solution

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