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After Upgrading to Version 4.1.2/8.0.12 or Later, Backups Fail: "ERROR: MySQL query 'DROP TABLE IF EXISTS mysql.backup_history_old': 1142, DROP command denied to user 'meb'@'localhost' for table 'backup_history_old'" (Doc ID 2409897.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 28, 2020

Applies to:

MySQL Enterprise Backup - Version 4.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

After upgrading MySQL Enterprise Backup (MEB) to version 4.1.2 or 8.0.12 or later (or installing MySQL Enterprise Backup for the first time), the backup fails very quickly with the following error message:

 

Changes

MySQL Enterprise Backup was upgraded to version 4.1.2, 8.0.12, or later.

Cause

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