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  1. #1

    Problem with MYSQL

    Hello. After I typed in mysql in the command prompt in Red Hat Linux, it gives me this message:

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

    If I type in /etc/init.d/mysql start, it tells me that:
    Starting MySQL................................... [FAILED].

  2. #2
    Linux Guru
    Join Date
    Oct 2001
    Täby, Sweden
    Check the logs (/var/log/messages and related files) for clues as for why MySQL refuses to start.

  3. #3
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    Feb 2005
    Can u parse to us error log plz ?

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