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On Thu, 22 May 2003, Ben Clewett wrote:
> I wrote:
> >>Can you please tell me where I am going wrong?
> Lenz Grimmer wrote:
> > Do you still have a configuration file named /etc/my.cnf installed by
> > chance? This might explain why MySQL is choosing the wrong directory names
> Yes. I cleared this old machine by something similar to find / -name
> "*mysql*" -exec rm -r. Obviously missed this one!
OK, so I assume it works now.
> Is there a way of renaming this something like mysql.conf so that this
> doen't happen again?
We've been discussing this, but this is not a trivial change, as it is
been referenced in so many places - we're a bit hesitant about changing
this for no good reason.
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