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Cannot rename file '%s' (space id %lu) retried %llu times. There are either pending IOs or flushes or the file is being extended. (Doc ID 2561191.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 01, 2019

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 5.5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


 When executing RENAME TABLE command in certain condition, especially when the server is under heavy I/O load, or the underlying disk slows down, error messages like below are reported every 20 seconds in the error log:

5.7 or later


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