>>>>> "Maribel" == Maribel <mmarco@stripped> writes:
Maribel> I am trying to install mysql-3.23.17-alpha-pc-linux-gnu-i686.tar.gz over
> redHat 6.2.
Maribel> When I run configure, the tables are successfully created, but the safe_mysql
> daemon dies just after being launched, and I obtain the following message error in de
> /data/my_host file:
Maribel> mysql started
Maribel> Please, read "Security" section of the manual to find out how to run mysqld as
> a root!
Maribel> However, I am running as a root!
Did you start mysqld as follows:
mysqld --user=root ?
If not, please try the above!
Maribel> Could you give me any advice? Thanks in advance
PS: Note that there was a bug in the client/server protocol in the
MySQL 3.23.17 version, so I would recommend you to upgrade it to