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  1. #11
    Linux Engineer Giro's Avatar
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    Yeh its all owned by root change the user like so
    Code:
    chown -R mysql:mysql /var/lib/mysql
    Then try to start it with the mysql user it should work :P

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    Did that and and also changed the permission to the same on some other things (log file, /var/run/mysql)

    And Hooray it now works


    :P

    Thanks for your help

    Ian

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