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From:Gerald Clark Date:September 20 2001 1:00pm
Subject:Re: New Install Problems
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Perhaps mysql does not own the directory that contains the databases.

Ashley M. Kirchner wrote:

> 	I just compiled from scratch, and successfully installed v3.23.42 on an
> RH7.1 system.  EVerything went fine, no errors anywhere, it started up
> fine and I was able to set passwords fine.  Then I try to log in and
> execute 'show databases;' and it just sits there:
> 
> 	Welcome to the MySQL monitor.  Commands end with ; or \g.
> 	Your MySQL connection id is 6 to server version: 3.23.42-log
> 
> 	Type 'help;' or '\h' for help. Type '\c' to clear the buffer.
> 
> 	mysql> show databases;
> 
> 
> 	And that's it.  Nothing happens.  I have to hit CTRL-C to get out. 
> Looking in the log file, it doesn't tell me anything aside from logging
> the commands, no errors.
> 
> 	If I use a database, I can display its tables just fine, so I know the
> 'show' command by itself works.  But why can't I see databases now?
> 
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New Install ProblemsAshley M. Kirchner19 Sep
  • Re: New Install ProblemsGerald Clark20 Sep
  • Re: [MySQL] Re: New Install ProblemsAshley M. Kirchner4 Oct
    • Re: [MySQL] Re: New Install ProblemsJani Tolonen5 Oct