Timeout error occurred trying to start MySQL Daemon.
The above error comes when i run the following command "service mysqld start"
this error comes on centos 5 after reboot the system
please help me i'm a new bie on centos 5 and i'm stuck here
Check if mysql process isn't already running.
Also check in my.cnf if you have correct bind-address parameter set. It could be either
I know this thread is old. I'm just adding a post for anyone else that has this issue and finds this thread while looking for an answer.
We had the same error after rebooting a RHEL5 server. In our case, the mysql user's UID and primary group were changed, so the database did not have access to any files in /var/lib/mysql.