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From:Sasha Pachev Date:July 21 1999 5:25pm
Subject:Re: mysql.sock
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pete collins wrote:
> 
> mysqladmin  Ver 7.11 Distrib 3.22.24, for -freebsd3.2 on i386
> 
> $ mysqlshow
> mysqlshow: Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket
> '/tmp/mysql.sock' (2)
> 
> i did a find and cannot find this file anywhere.
> 
> I have mysql installed on threee other freeBSD boxes and never saw this
> error before?
> 
> this file isn't on the other boxes either . . .
> 
> it is looking for the sock file but my guess is it has a different name
> and location on freeBSD
> 
> any help as to how i can recitfy this problem would be great.
> 
> thanks
> 
> pete collins
> 

can you run mysqladmin show variables, or just connect to the server and
do that?

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