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From:Brian Andrews Date:April 27 1999 7:51pm
Subject:RE: NT Service
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> I previously was running the shareware version of mysql and
> purchased the registered version of mysql.
> I uninstalled the shareware version and installed the mysql
> 3.22.21. Computer running NT 4.0 server SP4
>
> I installed mysql as a service via: mysqld-nt --install
> The service installed but when I try to start it (even after a
> reboot) I get:
> "Could not start the MySql service on \\NAME
> Error 1067: The Process terminated unexpectedly."
>
> I look in the registry at the mysql service info, and it is
> pointing to the correct file.
>
> I can get mysql to run via the command line:  mysqld-nt --standalone.
>
> What should I do?


Add the entry:

[mysqld]
basedir=c:/mysql

to C:\my.cnf



cheers


Brian
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