[ubuntu-za] Can't connect to local MySQL server
alf at stockton.co.za
Wed Jan 28 11:06:42 GMT 2009
Raoul Snyman wrote:
> On Wed, 28 Jan 2009 12:51:20 +0200, Louis van der Merwe
> <themandibleclaw at gmail.com> wrote:
>> it was worth a shot :-)
> Tried specifying "localhost" in the connection?
> mysql -h localhost -u root -p
That gives me:-
root at general:~# mysql -h localhost -u root -p
ERROR 2002 (HY000): Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket
Alf Stockton www.stockton.co.za
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