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Old 09-19-2003, 07:09 AM   #1
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MySQL mysql-3.23.56-1.9, rpm install problem

Dear Forums, thanks for your help. I am trying to install mysql-3.23.56-1.9, rpm package on Linux 9. When I download and launch mysql-3.23.56-1.9, rpm there are no error messages for the mysql-server-3.23.56-1.9 rpm, mysql-devel-3.23.56-1.9 rpm, mysql-3.23.56-1.9, rpm client. However when I attempt to start with cd etc/init.d/ mysqld start, I receive an error message that mysqld ended and when I check the mysqld.log it lists the following
030918 17:06:32 /usr/libexec/mysqld: Can't find file:
'./mysql/host.frm' (errno: 13)
030918 17:06:32 mysqld ended
I checked and confirmed host.frm is present in the path listed in my.cnf but when I checked to the processes actual processes running, mysql was not listed. Please let me know any suggestions and many thanks
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This is all you need, and read those 14 lines you need that to get that MySQL server up and running!
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Old 09-19-2003, 10:10 AM   #3
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Dear WiZaC, thanks much for your help, I will follow the install suggestions and post the results asap, thanks again much appreciate the help
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MySQL install error cont.

Dear WiZac, thaks for your help. I ran the mysql_install_db script but I still receive the following error:
ERROR 2002: Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/var/lib/mysql/mysql.sock' (111)

Please let me know if there is something I am missing when I attempt to launch the Red hat package. Thanks again


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