At 9:11 AM -0500 7/18/99, Matt wrote:
>I've installed the mysql port on a freeBSD 3.2-stable box... It now crashes
>ERROR 2002: Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket
>The socket isn't even being created (/tmp/ is empty).
>The server has been deinstalled, recompiled, reinstalled, etc. Just for
>paranoia. It has been tested, running as root, and the problem still occurs.
>I do have a process running for the server and I can telnet to the server
>and get the version number.
>I'm a newbie to the unix world so please be gentle if this problem has an
>easy fix that I should have been able to figure out :) --Thanks
Try connecting with "mysql -h your.host.name" and see if that works.
Did you compile with MIT-pthreads or did you configure with the
Paul DuBois, paul@stripped