Backstory Ubuntu died (wouldn't boot) and I couldn't fix it. I booted a live cd to recover the important stuff and saved it to my NAS. One of the things I backed up was /var/lib/mysql. Reinstalled ...
Getting the following error: ERROR 2006 (HY000) at line 530: MySQL server has gone away Which I get after running the following from the MySQL (5.1.53-community) command line: CREATE DATABASE ...