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From:Mike Machado Date:May 1 1999 1:02am
Subject:Re: install MySQL source
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When you do ps ax|grep mysql do you see any mysqld processes running? If not, then try
safe_mysqld& to start the database.

Daniel Lacal wrote:

> I've  installed MySQL in a machine Pentium II, with Red Hat and Stronhold, everything
> seemed to go right until I try to do a test using this:
>  ./mysqladmin version
> the error is the next:
>         ./mysqladmin: connect to server at 'localhost' failed
>         error: 'Can't connect to local MySQL server (2)'
>         Check that mysqld is running and that the socket: '/tmp/mysql.sock' exists!
> Also when I try to stop the server (the server is running) using this command
>  ./mysql.server stop
> the message error is this:
> No mysqld pid file found. Looked for /usr/local/mysql/data/
> I've looked for this file but it doesn't exists.
> I need help
>                                         Thank you
>                                         Daniel Lacal (d_lacal@stripped)

Mike Machado
Network Specialist

install MySQL sourceDaniel Lacal30 Apr
  • Re: install MySQL sourceMike Machado1 May