This blog is about one of the issues encountered by our Remote DBA Team in one of the production servers. We have a setup of MySQL 5.7 Single Primary (Writer) GR with cluster size of 3 . Due to OOM, the MySQL process in the primary node got killed, this repeated over the course of the time.
We all know about the OOM (out of memory), theoretically, it is a process that the Linux kernel employs when the system is critically low on memory.
In a dedicated DB server, when the OOM triggers the direct impact will be on mysqld process since it will be the most memory consuming one.
Going forward will look into the detailed analysis made to tackle the issue of OOM.
- Service – Group Replication Cluster
- Cluster Nodes – 3
- GR mode – Single Primary …