Why Does the MySQL Error Log Include the Query "'SELECT * FROM INFORMATION_SCHEMA.TABLES;" After Each Restart of MySQL 5.7?

(Doc ID 2347499.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 10, 2018

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 5.7 to 5.7 [Release 5.7]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Understand why does the MySQL error log shows that SELECT * FROM INFORMATION_SCHEMA.TABLES; is executed after MySQL 5.7 has been restarted, for example:

 

Solution

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