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UPDATE Leads To Unexpected Next-key Lock On Partitioned Table (Doc ID 2427031.1)

Last updated on APRIL 15, 2020

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 5.7 to 8.0 [Release 5.7 to 8.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


UPDATE queries leading to unexpected deadlocks on partitioned tables.

Table has identical definition without partition part, but on update operation it has different reaction.

Partition table will lock additional row, while non partition table work properly.

Session 2 locked by session 1.

If remove partition definition, session 2 will not be locked.


The InnoDB table was recently partitioned. Non-partitioned tables do not have same deadlock.


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