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From:Roger Baklund Date:March 22 2002 1:43pm
Subject:RE: ERROR 2005: Unknown MySql Server Host 'host' (11001).
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* Chuck Amadi
> Nevertheless i have been ok so far upto now! The problem is that when i
> try to run mysql server i get the following error
> ERROR 2005: Unknown MySql Server Host 'host' (11001).
>
> Setup - Mysql v3 O/S Win 98  utilising the mysqladmin & mysqlManager
>
> I have tried from ms-dos > C:\mysql\bin >msqladmin     < everthings
> fine>
> C:\mysql\bin\mysqladmin - h host -u user -p
>  > prompt for password  > still ok > then i get the above error so i am
> unable to go in as root.

Unless you actually have a host called 'host', you should put your actual
host name where the documentation says 'host'... if you are using localhost
(server running on the machine you are using), you should not use the -h
argument at all...:

C:\> cd mysql\bin
C:\mysql\bin> mysql -u root -p

--
Roger

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ERROR 2005: Unknown MySql Server Host 'host' (11001).Chuck Amadi22 Mar
  • RE: ERROR 2005: Unknown MySql Server Host 'host' (11001).Roger Baklund22 Mar