>>>>> "Steve" == Steve Ruby <stever@stripped> writes:
Steve> I installed mysqld-nt as a service with serveral
Steve> parameters and I noticed that when I stop the service
Steve> It don't get "normal shutdown" in the .err log
Steve> if I don't get that am I not getting a clean shutdown
Steve> and might I lose data?
Steve> just to check I did the mysqld-nt --install started
Steve> that service and stopped it and it allso did show the
Steve> shutdown in the error log?
Steve> Will the way nt kills the program my stopping the service
Steve> flush the tables nicely or will I lose data?
Steve> I can't install the service with the --install option
Steve> because I need several switches set so I installed it
Steve> by hand, I assume since both don't show the normal
Steve> shutdown that both are okay and I won't be hurting anything?
Steve> mysql 3.22.24 in NT4.0 sp3, by the way
Steve> Steve Ruby
I think you should get the shutdown message in the log file, but I am
not 100 % sure about this.
How did you start mysqld? (I would like to test this).
You can of course put your startup options in the c:\my.cnf file;
This way you don't have any problems with startup