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Executing mysql_upgrade in MySQL 8.0.16+ Fails: "The mysql_upgrade client is now deprecated. The actions executed by the upgrade client are now done by the server." (Doc ID 2501127.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 15, 2021

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

After upgrading to MySQL 8.0.16 or later and executing mysql_upgrade, no actions are done and the following deprecation message is shown:

 

Changes

MySQL was upgraded to 8.0.16 or later.

Cause

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