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comment I had a power outage. Now MySQL's lock file won't go away. What do you suggest?
MySQL starts up fine now. No data was lost. Thank you for the answer you posted above.
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revised 64bit or 32bit Linux system?
Adding footnote marker and footnote.
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comment Why is there a /etc/init.d/mysql file on this Slackware machine? How could it have gotten there?
@Iain: Thank you for your comment. You just inspired me to edit the question -- to make clear that I want guesses, not absolute factual answers.
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revised Why is there a /etc/init.d/mysql file on this Slackware machine? How could it have gotten there?
Clarifying what I want, thanks to Iain's comment on the question ("How can we possibly know what was the intention of previous admins ?").
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revised I had a power outage. Now MySQL's lock file won't go away. What do you suggest?
Adding a status update to the end of the question.
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asked Why is there a /etc/init.d/mysql file on this Slackware machine? How could it have gotten there?
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revised I had a power outage. Now MySQL's lock file won't go away. What do you suggest?
Trivial copyedits. Sorry.
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revised I had a power outage. Now MySQL's lock file won't go away. What do you suggest?
Copyediting.
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revised I had a power outage. Now MySQL's lock file won't go away. What do you suggest?
Editing the answerer's followup comment into the answer. If you approve this edit, then I plan to flag the comment as obsolete.
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