>>>>> "unknown" == unknown <unknown@stripped> writes:
unknown> turns out i didn't have skip-locking turned off (i removed that option
unknown> from safe_mysqld but --skip-locking was the default... had to
What kind of system are you using?
If you are using --enable-locking on a system that doesn't have a
working lockd deamon (like Linux) you will run into trouble!
Can you check if you mysqld crashes for you or if you get table
crashes even while mysqld has stayed up?