Trouble starting MySQL
Colin J. Raven
colin at kenmore.kozy-kabin.nl
Wed Jan 12 02:23:43 PST 2005
On Jan 12 at 10:20, Walker, Michael then said:
> Colin J. Raven wrote:
>> On Jan 12 at 09:35, Walker, Michael suggested:
>>> I installed MySQL from ports (mysql-4.1.7)
>>> then tried to start it. Nothing doing - wo way.
>>> Starting it from /usr/loca/etc/rc.d/mysql-server.sh nothing happens.
>>> No error message is emitted, but no running instance of mysql either.
>>> Read /usr/loca/etc/rc.d/mysql-server.sh you now have to start mysqld
>>> from your rc.conf file.
>> OK, I added the necessary stuff to /etc/rc.conf and attempted to start
>> mysql via the mysql-server.sh script. Nothing doing.
>> I rebooted the box, checked to see if mysql was running. It wasn't.
>> I attempted once more to start it from the script - Nothing.
>> OK, I'm back to where I started.
> Did you added mysql_enable="YES" to /etc/rc.conf?
Yes, it's in there, as per your instructions :-)
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