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I updated MySQL with yum.

And it doesn't start now.

I try find / | grep mysql.sock.

I can't see any sock file.

How can I create it? Or any possible solution?


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mysql.sock file creates when server is started – GhKaren May 31 '12 at 7:18
i can't start the service – Kronokrator May 31 '12 at 7:19
what kind of error you get when starting mysql server? – GhKaren May 31 '12 at 7:21
You have two problems: 1. You have a skip-bdb option in your config somewhere, which is no longer valid for current MySQL. 2. You have a skip-innodb option in your config as well which is disabling MySQL's only good storage engine. – duskwuff May 31 '12 at 7:24
@Kronokrator Adding the log to your question instead of a comment would make it much more readable. – glglgl May 31 '12 at 8:06
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It sounds like mysqld isn't running at all. Be sure to remove the invalid/old options from /etc/my.cnf and then check in the log that mysqld starts correctly.

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