Falk Wunderlich wrote:
> I'm currently trying the shareware version of Mysql Win (v. 3.21.29) and my
> problem is the following:
> When trying to change the base directory with mysqld -b, the console hangs
> and nothing else happens. I've tried this with installations on several
> machines, but the effect was the same. Does anybody know a solution for that?
> Falk Wunderlich
This is ok :)
The mysql server is running, till you shut it down.
You need another DOS console, to start the mysql client.
With this you can send SQL statements to the mysql server (which blocks the first DOS