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Old 06-06-2003, 07:43 AM   #1
jolu2000
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Question mySQL


I get the following when i try to bring up mySQL in redhat:

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


any suggestions?

thanks
 
Old 06-06-2003, 08:06 AM   #2
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1) is mysqld running?
2) Are there any errors in your mysql log file (it is usually in the database directory and is named *.err where * is the name of your computer.)?
 
  


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