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Fixing MySQL After Encountering "Cannot proceed because system tables used by Event Scheduler were found damaged at server start" when running SQL queries to create events." PDF Print E-mail
Written by Sam Caldwell   
Sunday, 16 December 2012 21:20

<h2>Problem:</h2>
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Server reported "Cannot proceed because system tables used by Event Scheduler were found damaged at server start" when running SQL queries to create events."

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<h2>Solution:</h2>
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Execute the following from a terminal--
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<pre>
mysql_upgrade -p --force
service mysql restart
mysql_upgrade -p --force
service mysql restart
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Problem should be solved at this point.