mysqld startup problems
aidanwhyte at eircom.net
Mon Aug 29 14:20:53 GMT 2005
Anyone have any ideas at all about this?
Aidan Whyte wrote:
> I've freshly installed FreeBSD 5.4 and brought it up to -stable sources
> (as of yesterday). I installed mysqld 4.1 from the ports tree. The
> install went fine. I put mysql_enable="YES" into /etc/rc.conf and then
> tried /usr/local/etc/rc.d/mysql-server.sh start. The following happens
> when i try that..
> [root]@[/] # /usr/local/etc/rc.d/mysql-server.sh status
> mysql is not running.
> [root]@[/] # /usr/local/etc/rc.d/mysql-server.sh start
> Starting mysql.
> [mysql]@[/] # ps -aux | grep mysql
> root 93645 0.0 0.3 1768 1224 p0 S 9:45PM 0:00.03 /bin/sh
> /usr/local/etc/rc.d/mysql-server.sh start
> root 93654 0.0 0.3 1620 1184 p0 S 9:45PM 0:00.02 su -m
> mysql -c sh -c "/usr/local/bin/mysqld_safe --defaults-extra-
> mysql 93655 0.0 0.4 3088 1672 p0 S 9:45PM 0:00.04
> mysql 93657 0.0 0.2 1432 824 p0 R+ 9:45PM 0:00.01 ps -aux
> mysql 93658 0.0 0.2 1484 816 p0 S+ 9:45PM 0:00.01 grep mysql
> [mysql]@[/] # exit
> [root]@[/] # ps -aux | grep mysql
> root 93660 0.0 0.2 1484 816 p0 S+ 9:46PM 0:00.01 grep mysql
> [root]@[/] #
> Notice that rc.d/mysql-server.sh switches my user to 'mysql' and when i
> exit out of it, all the mysql processes are gone. I can manually start
> /usr/local/bin/mysqld_safe fine.
> I haven't modified any of the mysql installation, startup scripts, or
> anything else that I can think of which would cause this to happen. Does
> anyone have any ideas where I could look for problems?
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