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From:Gerald Clark Date:April 19 2001 5:37pm
Subject:Re: Socket problem - unable to run app
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Well, 
Check that mysqld is running and that the socket: '/tmp/mysql.sock'
exists.


Neil Mussett wrote:
> 
>  >Description:
>          I cannot use the application because of socket problems. This
> problem occurs with both the binary and source versions. I get the
> following error:
> 
>          [localhost:/usr/local/mysql] root# ./bin/mysqladmin -u root -p
> password 'g7ioyhe'
>          Enter password:
>          ./bin/mysqladmin: connect to server at 'localhost' failed
>          error: 'Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket
> '/tmp/mysql.sock' (2)'
>          Check that mysqld is running and that the socket:
> '/tmp/mysql.sock' exists
> 
>  >How-To-Repeat:
>          This error occurs any time I try to use mysql.
>  >Fix:
>          n/a
> 
>  >Submitter-Id:
>  >Originator:   System Administrator
>  >Organization:
> 
>  >MySQL support:        none
>  >Synopsis:     Unable to use application - socket problems
>  >Severity:     critical
>  >Priority:     high
>  >Category:     mysql
>  >Class:        support
>  >Release:      mysql-3.23.27-beta (Source distribution)
> 
>  >Environment:
> System: Darwin localhost 1.3 Darwin Kernel Version 1.3: Thu Mar  1
> 06:56:40 PST 2001;
> root:xnu/xnu-123.5.obj~1/RELEASE_PPC  Power Macintosh powerpc
> 
> Some paths:  /usr/bin/perl /usr/bin/make /usr/bin/cc
> 
> Compilation info: CC='cc'  CFLAGS=''  CXX='c++'  CXXFLAGS=''  LDFLAGS=''
> LIBC:
> 
> lrwxr-xr-x  1 root  wheel  15 Mar 24 12:50 /usr/lib/libc.dylib ->
> libSystem.dylib
> Configure command: ./configure
> 
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Socket problem - unable to run appNeil Mussett19 Apr
  • Re: Socket problem - unable to run appGerald Clark19 Apr