MySQL 3131

This error occurs when an incorrect name is used for the locking service. It is a MySQL 3131 error code.

How It Affects Your App

MySQL 3131 ER_LOCKING_SERVICE_WRONG_NAME indicates that the locking service name used in the application is incorrect. This error can prevent the application from accessing the database, resulting in the application not being able to perform any database operations. This can lead to data loss or corruption, as well as a decrease in the performance of the application. Additionally, the application may become unstable and crash due to the inability to access the database.

How To Fix

1. Check the error log for the MySQL 3131 error:
$ tail -f /var/log/mysql/error.log
2. Check the MySQL configuration file for any misconfigurations:
$ cat /etc/mysql/my.cnf
3. Check the MySQL process list for any suspicious activity:
$ mysqladmin -u root -p processlist
4. Check the MySQL user table for any suspicious users:
$ mysql -u root -p -e "SELECT User, Host FROM mysql.user;"
5. Check the MySQL grants table for any suspicious grants:
$ mysql -u root -p -e "SELECT User, Host, Grant_priv FROM mysql.user;"
6. Check the MySQL privileges table for any suspicious privileges:
$ mysql -u root -p -e "SELECT User, Host, Privilege FROM mysql.user;"
7. Check the MySQL tables for any suspicious data:
$ mysql -u root -p -e "SELECT * FROM mysql.table;"
8. Check the MySQL logs for any suspicious activity:
$ mysql -u root -p -e "SELECT * FROM mysql.log;"
9. Restart the MySQL service:
$ service mysql restart
10. Use an automated database observability tool to monitor and fix the MySQL 3131 in question. Automated database observability tools can provide real-time insights into the performance and health of your database, allowing you to quickly identify and fix any issues that may arise. These tools can also provide detailed metrics and logs that can be used to troubleshoot and diagnose any issues that may arise.

Metis takes your database to the next level

The only way to

your database

Never worry about your
database again!

Start using Metis and get your database guardrails set up in minutes