On miť, 2004-05-19 at 19:22, Rick Widmer wrote:
> 
> 
> Tom Collins wrote:
> 
> > On May 19, 2004, at 12:25 PM, Luciano Bello wrote:
> > 
> >> With the command line client, now I need to write the '-h
> >> 127.0.0.1'. In vchkpw/etc/vpopmail.mysql i have
> >> localhost|3306|root|<myrootpass>|vpopmail
> > 
> > 
> > Try replacing 'localhost' with '127.0.0.1'.  I seem to recall reading 
> > somewhere that MySQL would use a socket connection (in the file system) 
> > instead of a TCP connection when given localhost.  Using 127.0.0.1 
> > forces the use of TCP.
> 
> While that is a good idea for a test, if you find it works with 
> 127.0.0.1 and not localhost, you should then find out what is wrong with 
> the socket connection.  If you are running qmailadmin and MySQL on the 
> same machine, the socket connection via 'localhost' will be faster.
> 
> Usually it is permission on or above the directory where the socket is 
> located, or a mismatch between where a distribution specific MySQL 
> install, and a user compiled version place the socket.  Does the MySQL 
> command line program work with localhost connections when run by the web 
> server user?  Is there more than one version of MySQL installed on the 
> machine?
> 
> Rick
No... i just have one MySQL server.

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