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Seeing "[Warning] Storing MySQL user name or password information in the master info repository...." on MySQL Error log (Doc ID 2455172.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 22, 2024

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 5.1 to 8.0 [Release 5.1 to 8.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Disclaimer: Starting from v8.0, some terms have been deprecated. Older releases will only use the deprecated terminology, and new releases will only use new terminology. Please see for a complete list of those changes, and in which minor versions it happened. Also note --master-info-repository system variable has been deprecated on 8.0.23 version.

While starting Replica thread replication, why the follow warning is being logged in?


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