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From:Paul DuBois Date:November 3 1999 2:49pm
Subject:Re: phHelp! - can't connect through socket file -php
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At 4:33 PM +0200 11/3/99, <sinisa@stripped> wrote:
>Nicole Lallande writes:
>  >
>  > sinisa -
>  >
>  > Thanks for your response.  To answer your question the file is in
>  > /var/lib/mysql/mysql.sock; also the permissions are shown below and
>  > ownership of the all directories is mysql.  Further, I do have the
>  > my.cnf file in /etc with the socket file alias to the mysql.sock -- is
>  > the files supposed to be empty?  Where is the actual socket number?
>  > That is the one thing I don't see anywhere...I thought that would be
>  > assigned when I started mysql - see the file size = 0?
>  >
>  > Thanks,
>  >
>  > Nicole
>  >
>
>
>Hi!
>
>Put in /etc/my.cnf : --socket=/var/lib/mysql/mysql.sock

Without the double-dash, however.


>
>Restart your server and if anything is not OK, check out again
>permissions .
>
>That is a pipe file, and yes, it should be empty !
>
>Sinisa

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Paul DuBois, paul@stripped
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