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Old 08-08-2008, 10:47 AM   #1
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Question Error 2002 on Fedora9

After installing via Yum I tried mysql as su in the terminal and got this:

ERROR 2002 (HY000): Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/var/lib/mysql/mysql.sock' (2)

Any suggestions?

Old 08-08-2008, 10:51 AM   #2
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Unhappy oops

Just found the reason, would help if I started the service.....

....waiting for flames and ribbing etc... I deserve it....



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