MySQL restore operation fails

Article ID: MSQL0008 A MySQL block-level restore operation fails

Symptom

A MySQL restore operation fails with the following error in the MYSQLBLOCKRESTORE.log file:

29637 73c5 06/22 17:35:38 303130 MySqlBlockRetores::CreateNewMySqlServer() -  New server cmd [/usr/bin/mysqld_safe --datadir=/opt/simpana/MediaAgent/SnapVolumeMounts/SnapMnt_1_2_371716_12_14039/ --socket=/snap_LVM//mysql.sock --port=30200 --pid-file=/snap_LVM//my2.pid --log-error=/snap_LVM//mysql.log --log-bin ]

29637 73c5 06/22 17:35:39 303130 MySqlBlockRetores::checkStatus() - Failed to start Auxillay server

Cause

During the block-level restore operation, the auxiliary server fails to start.

Resolution

To resolve this problem, complete the following steps:

  1. Disable SELINUX on the client machine.
  2. Run the restore operation again.