Hi, Please give me a solution for the mysql problem... When I try to give: mysqladmin -u root -p password 'newpasswoed' Then asks Enter password When I give passwd the following error have shown error:Cann't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/var/lib/mysql/mysql.sock (111)' Check that mysqld is running and the socket 'var/lib/mysql/mysql.sock' exists! How can I solve this problem? Can u pls give me a step by step procedure for the MySQL cofiguration in Linux? If then I will be very much thankful of u. Thanks in advance.
posted 14 years ago
Check the mailing list accessible at mysql.com, the list has that question mentioned frequently. I don't know the answer off-hand I had a different problem. But you should be able to find an answer on the mailing list.