Re: How to upgrade from 8.0.19 to 8.0.28?
Posted by: Peter Brawley
Date: January 29, 2022 11:06AM

> Peter, it was god damn EF BB BF unicode character at the beginning of a my.ini file!! Removed it and voila!

Wow. Had it been edited with Notepad or Visual Code Editor? (Does it hurt when you do that? Don't do that!). Seriously, consider using Notepad++ for all text files.

On reflection, MySQL software has to read my.ini so it ought to be able to catch and report that longstanding Windows BOM issue, don't you think? Consider filing at

Edited 2 time(s). Last edit at 01/29/2022 11:13AM by Peter Brawley.

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