Error 13 Permission Denied means that the mysqld process doesn't have
permission by the filesystem to create whatever files/directories it
needs to in the dir you have listed as datadir. Make sure mysqld is
running as the right user (ps aux | grep mysqld) or chmod -R the
datadir so mysqld can write to it.
On Tue, 31 Aug 2004 16:00:39 +0100, Yannick Warnier
> Hi there,
> I need to install a database on a RedHat system. Although I'm pretty at
> ease with Debian, I feel a little unconfortable and cannot find why I
> get an Error: errno 13 (Permission Denied) when I try to create a new
> Is there some place to look at first? I cannot find any way to do this
> easily. There is no strace installed on the system (nor any possibility
> to do so easily).
> Any idea?
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