Description of problem:
Hi I have download the following rpms from the fedora core site
and able to install the rpm's
but while intalling the
asks for the dependency on Perl-DBD which is already installed in the system
but for mysql-server-5.0.27-1.fc6.i386.rpm is not proceding further
but i try to start mysql using mysql -u root -p
and system asked for the password which i have entered after which its throwing
the following error
ERROR 2002 (HY000): Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket
and try to start the mysqld service but no service is avaible ,
can you please help me how can i further proceed with the installation and start
no file is created in /usr/lib/mysql at all
Thanks & Regards,
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
Is the mysql-server RPM actually installed according to rpm -qa | grep mysql?
If not, what happens exactly when you try to install it?
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