>>>>> "Verle" == Verle Harrison <batterywholesale@stripped>
Verle> Hi folks:
Verle> I am getting this error when I try to telnet on to server and go into mysql:
Verle> ERROR 2002: Can't connect to local MySQL server (2)
Verle> but I can access mysql just fine via PHP. (grep shows mysql to be running
Verle> Two questions:
Verle> 1. What is wrong?
Please search after the above string in the MySQL manual; You fill
find a full explanation of this error message in it.
Verle> 2. Where can I find a list of error messages generated my mysql and an
Verle> explanation of them-- what does 2002 mean and what does the (2) mean? I have
Verle> gotten other numbers in the () such as (146)
You can get the errors in () described by doing:
The MySQL internal error message (2002), can be used to check for
an error message in a language independent way.
The mysqld_error.h file has a list of the different error numbers.