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    Hi

    I'm new in MySQL, I've installed MySQL in my PC, but I couldn't connect , I've the message like this: error 2002, can't connect to local MySql server through socket '/tmp/mysql.sock'(111),

    I don't know where I could find the file mysql.sock and how could I do to slove the problem,

    Any one could help me pls,

    Thanks
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    Hi zhang
    If you look at mine (des) Cannot connect 26 may on this forum it may help - in the end I had to get our server administrators to do it I am still awaiting a report but I reckon its a blocked port thing- when I find out what it is I shall post it here
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    Hi zhang


    this is how it should work

    /etc/inet.d/mysql start

    or else

    the path to mysqld/mysqld &

    eg.
    /usr/local/bin/mysqld &


    Des

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