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Old 07-10-2009, 08:16 PM   #1
rehan21
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mysql error


Hello,

when i trying to start mysql i get this error

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Starting MySQL.Manager of pid-file quit without updating fi[FAILED]
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can any body help me ?

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Rehan Khan
 
Old 07-11-2009, 12:57 PM   #2
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maybe we can help you if you provide us with more information. How did you start mysqld? How did you install mysqld? Did you start it as root?
 
Old 07-12-2009, 05:49 AM   #3
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The issue is very common and you can read its solution from following link:

http://linuxchunks.ittweaks.com/2009...ting-fifailed/

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Aun Muhammad Raza
www.linuxchunks.com
 
Old 09-29-2010, 08:57 AM   #4
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incorrect permissions

I know this is an old thread at this point, but I wanted to update with another potential issue. If the mysql user doesn't have write permission to the location the pid file goes, it will also give this same error. I found this forum in my search for that answer and wanted to leave it here for anyone else who stumbles across this same problem.
 
  


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