>>>>> "Glen" == Glen de Vries <gdev@stripped> writes:
Glen> In response to your inquiries for our difficulty in starting mysql as a
>> Which MySQL version ?
>> Did you run 'mysqld-nt --install' ?
Glen> Yes, and I checked the registry. I have the same problem with mysqld-nt and
>> If you are using the registered version, try using 'mysqld' instead of
>> mysqld-nt with a C:\my.cnf file that has the following entry:
Glen> I did a mysqld-nt --remove, then mysqld --install, then started it as a
Glen> service with the my.cnf. Here's what I got in the trace:
Glen> T@1 : | | >my_open
Glen> T@1 : | | | my: Name: '\my\share\english\errmsg.sys' Flags: 36864
Glen> MyFlags: 0
Glen> T@1 : | | | error: Got error 2 on open
Glen> T@1 : | | <my_open
The problem is that somehow MySQL doesn't find the path to mysqld!
This works for me on my NT SP3 machine :(
Do you have a C:\my.cnf file ?
You can problaby solve the above with any of the following solutions:
- Install mysqld with full path:
- Create a my.cnf file with the following information:
I shall add more information to mysqld trace log to find out exactly
what is going on if this happens for someone else.!