>>>>> "A" == A Dark Elf <drow@stripped> writes:
A> I've been trying to setup mysql for the past few days.. It took me hours
A> to find out why mysql kept telling me access denied on database creation
A> even if I chmod'ed everything to the mysql user, to find out the error was
A> in safe_mysqld which made the data dir to /usr/local/var rather than
What was the exact error message you got? If you got 'access
denided...' something, then the problem is a MySQL internal privilege
problem and has nothing to do with safe_mysqld !
A> Now I'm getting:
A> web:/usr/local/share/mysql# safe_mysqld --user=nobody
A> Starting mysqld daemon with databases from /usr/local/var/mysql
A> mysqld daemon ended
A> No error, can't find any log... Why is that ?
If you have edited safe_mysqld, get back the original version and
start it as follows:
If this doesn't work, you will get a log in the database directory.
You can find information how to do a correct bug report at:
PLEASE read the above before reposting your question, this will save us all
a lot of time!