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MEB 8.0 fails with ERROR: MySQL Query 'LOCK INSTANCE FOR BACKUP': 1227, Access Denied (Doc ID 2652990.1)

Last updated on JULY 17, 2020

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

When trying to perform a backup from a MySQL Server instance using MEB 8.0, the attempt fails complaining about access denied with the following error:

ERROR: MySQL query 'LOCK INSTANCE FOR BACKUP': 1227, Access denied; you need (at least one of) the BACKUP_ADMIN privilege(s) for this operation



Changes

 The issue is presented after upgrade from MEB 8.0.15 or older

Cause

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