FATAL ERROR: Can't execute 'mysqlcheck'
tim at akwebsoft.com
Thu Oct 9 13:02:39 PDT 2014
* Marius Schamschula <lists at schamschula.com> [141009 11:52]:
> On Oct 9, 2014, at 1:44 PM, Tim Johnson <tim at akwebsoft.com> wrote:
> > * Ryan Schmidt <ryandesign at macports.org> [141008 16:25]:
> >>> I have installed mysql56, but I have not yet activated it, as it
> >>> has been a while since I last did a mysql upgrade.
> > # Grr!
> > ERROR 2002 (HY000): Can't connect to local MySQL server through
> > socket '/opt/local/var/run/mysql5/mysqld.sock' (2)
> > # Not a happy situation .... I can figure it out in time, but I'm
> > # an eternal newbie when it comes to upgrading and am less
> > # familiar with OS X than linux
> > So... instructions for upgrading anyone?
> > thanks
> > --
> > Tim
> > tim at tee jay forty nine dot com or akwebsoft dot com
> > http://www.akwebsoft.com, http://www.tj49.com
> All make sense, but why are we looking for the mysql5 socket rather than the mysql56 socket?
> The socket should be at
I've created a system-wide /etc/my.cnf
with the following :
So now I can start mysql56, but it remains to import the data
Once I figure out the correct method I'll post the results.
tim at tee jay forty nine dot com or akwebsoft dot com
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