October 25th, 2000, 05:13 PM
I have suse linux 6.3
The proplem is that when I try to connect to mysql I receive this error:
ERROR 2002: Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket
There is no mysql.sock on my machine..
I´ve been looking for an answer on this postlist but not found..
please help me .. :-)
October 27th, 2000, 10:35 AM
At the comand prompt type
the path to mysqld/mysqld &
November 22nd, 2000, 07:09 PM
i have also a similar problem... im using RH7 i can only connect to mysql server using the root account. other user_name it displays the ERROR 2002: Can't connect to local MYSQL server through socket '/var/lib/mysql/mysql.sock' (111)...
November 23rd, 2000, 01:02 AM
u need a daemon to connect to ur mysql server.
Try typing "mysqld" at ur Konsole to activate the daemon. When finish type "mysqladmin shutdown" to close server.