Shawn Green (MySQL) wrote:
> On 9/10/2010 10:01 AM, george larson wrote:
>> Uwe Brauer wrote:
>> The only one I know of, for my environment, is /etc/my.cnf. I believe
>> that it can be located elsewhere but you could just use 'find' to find
>> it. I've broken my dev. MySQL many, many times and that's the only file
>> I know about outside of my data directory. :)
>> I don't have any good ideas about discerning precisely what version of
>> MySQL was running, though.
> The error log will have the version information. Each successful
> startup includes something similar to
> 100910 7:50:30 [Note] mysqld: ready for connections.
> Version: '5.1.48-enterprise-gpl-advanced' socket: '' port: 3306
> MySQL Enterprise Server - Advanced Edition (GPL)
> For more information on how to locate the error log:
That's a neat trick and I don't mean to steal the thread but that didn't
work for me:
:/var/lib/mysql # head mysqld.log
100910 12:50:09 mysqld_safe Starting mysqld daemon with databases from
100910 12:50:09 [Warning] option 'table_cache': unsigned value 536870912
adjusted to 524288
100910 12:50:09 [Warning] The syntax '--log_slow_queries' is deprecated
and will be removed in MySQL 7.0. Please use
100910 12:50:09 [Warning] Changed limits: max_open_files: 65535
max_connections: 50 table_cache: 32737
100910 12:50:09 [Note] Plugin 'ndbcluster' is disabled.
100910 12:50:09 [Note] Plugin 'FEDERATED' is disabled.
I'm going to comb through my 'my.cnf' to see if it might have somehow