problem when starting mysql

Nelis Lamprecht nlamprecht at
Thu Aug 18 10:51:15 GMT 2005

On 8/18/05, vladone <vladone at> wrote:
> Sorry. Resolved. I dont have right owner for /var/db/mysql

If you used the script that the port installed in /usr/local/etc/rc.d
to start mysql you wouldn't have had any problems. The startup script
would have run mysql_install_db and set the correct permissions. To
use the script(which starts up mysql on boot) add mysql_enable="YES"
to /etc/rc.conf


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