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Store Mysqlsh Password (Doc ID 2488013.1)

Last updated on MARCH 02, 2020

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 8.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 8.0 version, Other Technical Problem

When attempting to login using the login-path mechanism, the error shows:

ERROR
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MySQL Error 2003 (HY000): Can't connect to MySQL server on 'mysql_dbhost' (111)




STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Install mysql client software, but not any other packages
2. Create a login-path with username/password
3. Attempt to log in to the mysqld server instance

BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot connect to the mysqld service using mysql shell.

Cause

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