Subject: Re: MySQL silently fails to start
To: Milos Negovanovic <>
From: Eric Haszlakiewicz <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/30/2007 10:40:50
On Mon, Apr 30, 2007 at 04:29:28PM +0100, Milos Negovanovic wrote:
> Hi,
> Has anyone noticed MySQL not being able to start on the latest/todays CURRENT?
> Services like postfix, dovecot, powerdns, sshd start fine. The same MySQL
> daemon runs fine on 4.0BETA2.
> Regards
> Milos

	Are you sure it fails silently?  Did you check any *.err files in
 /var/mysql for messages?  If you've updated your kernel, but not libc
and libpthread, then you might end up with things like "bad system call"
errors in that log file.