Of course, this proposed solution was a workaround for MySQL Shell <= 8.0.23. The new version of MySQL Shell 8.0.24 supports now arrays \o/ !
So if we take the same example of the previous post, we can now use the following syntax:
$ mysqlsh root@localhost -- util dump-instance /tmp/dump \ --excludeSchemas=["mysql_innodb_cluster_metadata","fred_test"] \ --threads=8 --showProgress
Please mind that lack of <space> between the elements of the array. If you …[Read more]