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The MySQL service for Active IQ Unified Manager will not start

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Applies to

  • Active IQ Unified Manager 9.6+
  • OnCommand Unified Manager 6.x/7.x


The MySQL Service fails for Unified Manager fails to start.

These are a few of the errors you may encounter:

  • The Mysql Service has started and stopped.
  • Initializing MySQL database: mysqld: Can't create directory '/opt/netapp/data/' (Errcode: 2 - No such file or directory)
  • Failed to start MySQL service. Setup will terminate now!


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