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Old 07-23-2008, 01:41 AM   #1
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Thumbs down mysql failed to start


hello...mysql cannot start.in the log error says:
/usr/libexec/mysqld: Can't create/write to file '/tmp/ibuheYgy' (Errcode: 28)
080724 4:32:00 InnoDB: Error: unable to create temporary file; errno: 28
080724 4:32:00 [ERROR] Can't start server : Bind on unix socket: No space left on device
080724 4:32:00 [ERROR] Do you already have another mysqld server running on socket: /var/lib/mysql/mysql.sock ?
080724 4:32:00 [ERROR] Aborting

080724 4:32:00 [Note] /usr/libexec/mysqld: Shutdown complete

080724 04:32:00 mysqld ended
 
Old 07-23-2008, 02:10 AM   #2
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/usr/libexec/mysqld: Can't create/write to file '/tmp/ibuheYgy
the answer is there mysql can not write to /tmp
it dose not have the right permissions
did you create a new user called mysql at time of install ?
and is /tmp/ibuheYgy file owned by mysql
see
http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/4.1/en/index.html
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also it may have been running already
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080724 4:32:00 [ERROR] Do you already have another mysqld server running on socket: /var/lib/mysql/mysql.sock ?
 
Old 07-23-2008, 02:32 AM   #3
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never mind..i reinstall my mysql.huhu
 
Old 07-23-2008, 11:03 AM   #4
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The answer was here:

080724 4:32:00 [ERROR] Can't start server : Bind on unix socket: No space left on device

whatever disk/ram partition your /tmp was on was full
 
Old 07-23-2008, 11:13 AM   #5
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Originally Posted by estabroo View Post
The answer was here:

080724 4:32:00 [ERROR] Can't start server : Bind on unix socket: No space left on device

whatever disk/ram partition your /tmp was on was full
Which means the reinstall is most likely to fail as well unless the OP clears out some space. Linux and it's applications are not like Windows. Reinstalls are always last options.
 
  


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