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Shutdown Hangs With message: "[Note] InnoDB: Waiting for purge thread to be suspended" (Doc ID 2676267.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 07, 2020

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 5.7 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On MySQL version 5.7 and later , shutdown hangs for a long time (sometimes can take a few hours).
While the shutdown is hanging it keeps showing the message "[Note] InnoDB: Waiting for purge thread to be suspended".


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