Confluence installation will not start properly when it's using MySQL 5.1.5+ with InnoDB and the default binary logging format - i.e. 'STATEMENT'
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Confluence uses the 'READ-COMMITTED' transaction isolation level with MySQL, which currently only supports row-based binary logging. For more information about this, please refer to MySQL Bug #40360.
To fix this problem, you must configure MySQL's binary logging format to use 'row-based' binary logging: