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From:Dan Nelson Date:September 5 2003 3:05am
Subject:Re: MYSQL not starting
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In the last episode (Sep 04), Jerry Rasmussen said:
> I recently installed mysql 4 from source.  After compiling everything I
> am unable to start mysql.  This is the error I get in the log when I try
> to start mysql. 
> 
> 030901 19:41:35  Fatal error: Can't open privilege tables: Can't find
> file: './mysql/host.frm' (errno: 13)
> 
> I am trying to get this to run on a Red Hat 9 install of Linux.  Any
> help would be appreciated.

$ perror 13
Error code  13:  Permission denied

Check the permissions on the datadir and make sure whatever user mysqld
is running as can read the files.

-- 
	Dan Nelson
	dnelson@stripped
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