Rick Pasotto writes:
> On Wed, Dec 27, 2000 at 08:06:49PM +0200, Sinisa Milivojevic wrote:
> > Hi!
> > New version of mysqlgui, version 1.7.4 has hit our pages at the usual
> > place.
> I had this problem with a previous version but the response didn't
> enable me to run the program. I thought I'd try again.
> The problem is that mysqlgui gives the error message:
> Can't connect to local MYSQL server through socket '' (111)
> Previously I was told that the problem was that my.cnf was in /etc/mysql
> instead of in /etc so I made a hard link but that doesn't do any good.
> Does the fact that I am using the debian binary of mysql (which puts the
> config file in /etc/mysql) mean that I can't run mysqlgui until debian
> puts out a package? (I'd rather not compile mysql myself.)
> "Censorship, like charity, should begin at home, but unlike charity,
> it should end there."
> -- Clare Boothe Luce
> Rick Pasotto email: rickp@stripped
First check that a server is running.
Next, check where socket file is. If it is not int /tmp, then you
have to set things in /etc/my.cnf properly so that any client program
can connect to the server.
Can you connect with mysql monitor program ??
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