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Socket Connection error

Socket Connection error

Socket Connection error

(OP)
I have installed Suse and Mysql. Not being a Suse expert I have used the Mysql manual and executed 'mysql_install_db'
followed by 'safe_mysqld &' then checked it by using 'mysqladmin version' and I get the socket error as so many others seem to get.

How do I check if apache server is running and using the socket? If it's not that what else could it be?

RE: Socket Connection error

Try using IP:

#
mysqladmin -h your_own_machine version


I hope it works...

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