ok created a user mysql and move mysql to the appropiate directory
then ran the following commands:
chown -R mysql /usr/local/mysql
and I got the error message:
050323 18:05:54 [ERROR] Can't start server : Bind on unix socket:
Address already in use
050323 18:05:54 [ERROR] Do you already have another mysqld server
running on socket: /tmp/mysql.sock ?
050323 18:05:54 [ERROR] Aborting
050323 18:05:54 [Note] ./mysqld: Shutdown complete
is there a way of see what is running on port 3306?
On Wed, 23 Mar 2005 17:29:56 -0000, Stephen Reilly <stephen at hkc.ie> wrote:
> > Another Problem, this time with mysql, I have installed mysql
> > into /opt/mysql and when I run the command ./mysqld & I get a
> > the follow error!
>> > linux:/opt/mysql/bin # 050323 17:07:19 [ERROR] Can't find
> > messagefile '/usr/local/mysql/share/mysql/english/errmsg.sys'
> > 050323 17:07:19 [ERROR] Aborting
> I'm guessing file permissions. Go on run about chowning things before
> using MySql. As in:
> chown mysql /usr/local/mysql/*
>> > any ideas on whats wrong or where I can find logs for this error ?
> > Thanks again Lads
> > Mike
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