>>>>> "Davi" == Davi Arnaut <Davi.Arnaut@stripped> writes:
Davi> Hi Paul,
Davi> On 6/13/09 12:09 PM, Paul DuBois wrote:
Davi> BTW, this page does not list errors declared within the mysys library,
Davi> yet the server might return some of then to a client.
Davi> The list of mysys errors is declared in include/mysys_err.h and the
Davi> messages in mysys/errors.c (there is also some bits in mysys/errors.c).
>> Error: 1004 SQLSTATE: HY000 (ER_CANT_CREATE_FILE)
>> Message: Can't create file '%s' (errno: %d)
>> Likely cause:
>> * Server trying to create file in which it has no write permission?
>> * What else?
Davi> Currently, this error can only be thrown when copying a .frm file over
Davi> to a new location fails. More precisely, it can only be thrown during
Davi> the execution of a CREATE TABLE dst LIKE src statement when the server
Davi> tries to copy the source table .frm file to the destination table .frm file.
Actually it can happen for any 'create file' event that the server
- For a storage handler that uses MySQL (like MyISAM) when creating a file
- When creating a log or trace file
- SELECT into outfile
The causes for this could be any of the reasons why a 'open()' call
fails. Some examples:
- Not having right permission to the file or directory
- Directory or unit not existing
- Hardware / software trouble