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How To Kill Long Running Queries At A Time (Doc ID 2739437.1)

Last updated on MARCH 24, 2021

Applies to:

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


In some cases, many queries stuck at running state for very long time, and they eat up computer resources such as CPU, and memory, and the server may slow down as a result. In such case, you might want to terminate long running queries to get back server performance. If so many long running queries exist, killing queries can be a troublesome task.


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