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Problem while configuring mysql

 
shreehari Gopalakrishnan
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when i am trying to confogure my mysql i am getting this message

C:\mysql\bin>mysql -Dtest -uroot -p
Enter password:
ERROR 2003: Can't connect to MySQL server on 'localhost' (10061)

i have installed mySQL front as a frontend tool but it is also showing the same problem can plz help me to sort it out ?


Thanks n advance
 
Julian Kennedy
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Is MySql actually running? It sounds like it's not there. You have to run it (as a service or whatever) before you can connect to it. Check your documentation.

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This would be better posted in our JDBC forum. I'll move it there.
 
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