mysql will not start, nothing in logs :(

Carl Friis-Hansen ubuntuuser at
Mon Apr 14 19:13:21 UTC 2008

> I am using Ubuntu gutsy and mysql wont start.  There is nothing in the
> logs.  Any ideas?  Can mysql be started verbose?
> Ben
Hi Ben,
have you tried starting MySQL from command line like:
sudo /etc/init.d/mysql start
It is bound to tell you what it doesn't like.
Carl Friis-hansen

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