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'Unable to set password for the MySQL “root” user' on a Openvz VPS

I'm trying to install mysql server on my Openvz based VPS running Ubuntu 13.04 64bit and i keep getting this error at the install. I tried multiple times and i also re installed the os with no change ...
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“Can't create test file /var/lib/mysql/user-desktop.lower-test”: How to run mysql server on Xubuntu 13.04 (kubuntu-desktop)

I have downloaded and unpacked MySQL 5.6.12 to /opt/mysql/server-5.6. I want to use this db instead of pre-installed 5.5 version. But neither version works. When I want to start a server with mysqld ...
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Using existing mysql database in lampp

I'm using ubuntu 13.04 in a 32 bit machine. I have Windows 8 installed also. I have set up lampp in my ubuntu OS. Now I want to use mysql databases of Windows in ubuntus lampp. I have searched a lot ...
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Using multiple cheap server to scale my website needs, which technology? [closed]

I have developed a website that is running on MySql/Php/Apache and it is performing quite well. But with more users uploading their stuff the space available on my server is reducing and eventually I ...
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Can't install MariaDB 5.5 or 10 in Ubuntu 12.04. MYSQLD Failed to start?

I tried o install MariaDB on my Ubuntu 12.04 server. First it gave dependency issues and I fixed it by following this question : ...
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Why I can't open mysql 5.6.10 from terminal on Ubuntu 12.10?

I've always used Ubuntu to host my servers and I wanted to try the new MySQL version. So I downloaded MySQL 5.6.10 (.deb) from their official site and installed it like this: Tutorial for MySQL ...
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How I can connect the syslog-ng with a mysql database?

Hi guys I want to use a syslog-ng server for logging data from the firewall and I get Data from the Firewall in the file /var/firewall.log but now I want that the logs go to a database. For this I ...
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How can I install specific version of MYSQL

I'm trying to install mysql-server 5.0. because I want to install a program which depend on this version. I've surfed the net to find a solution but none of them worked. I'm really disappointed. I ...
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mysql not starting

I have a server running on rackspace.com, it been running for about a year (collecting data for a project) and no problems. Now it seems mysql froze (could not connect either through ssh command line, ...
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Another apparmor / mysql wont install

I am trying to config another instance of mysql on my present but i can't mysql_install_db --user=mysql --datadir=/var/lib/mysql2 Installing MySQL system tables... ERROR: 1005 Can't create table ...
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MyODBC with MySql in Ubuntu 11.04

I want to read mysql table data to an excel file. So I decide to install MyODBC in my Ubuntu 11.04 with these command lines: sudo apt-get install iodbc sudo apt-get install libmyodbc I start the ...
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How to setup LAMP environment? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What's the easiest way to set up a LAMP stack? I have been using XAMP in windows for a long time. Recently I have moved to Ubuntu and now want to have a similar ...
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How to upgrade mysql 5.5 to Mysql 5.6 on 12.04? [duplicate]

I need to install Mysql-server-5.6 in my ubuntu development server 12.04. Now it is running percona-server5.5. How can i upgrade this to mysql-5.6 ?
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Upstart can't start MySQL

After an installation of MySQL, I get a few errors and I can't run the MySQL daemon. I've tried uninstalling and reinstalling several times, and I'm not sure what's going on. Here's a snippit of what ...
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Installing apache , php and mysql on ubuntu 8

I want to install php, mysql and apache on my ubuntu , I tried all tasks but I can not do it. there is no package php, apache or mysql please help me
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no mysql workbench in ubuntu 12.04 software center

I have already installed MySQL workbench from the Software Center on a recent installation of Ubuntu 12.10 (32 bit) with no problems. Since then, I just installed ubuntu 12.04 LTS on another machine ...
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How do I setup php+My sql development environment

How do I setup php + My sql development environment in Ubuntu ?
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MySQL starting error

I installed LAMP not so long ago and it worked fine but ever time I try start MYSQL server I see this thing: $ /etc/init.d/mysql start Rather than invoking init scripts through /etc/init.d, use the ...
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Linux-Ubuntu Problem : Cannot find mysql database after connection is made to mysql

I have a war file deployed in webapps folder at /srv/apache-tomcat-7.0.53/webapps/ War name is InIndia.war I have deployed inindiadb.properties in classpath which is /srv/apache-tomcat-7.0.53/lib ...
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Debconf errors when configuring mysql-server

When I try to run sudo apt-get upgrade I get the error below. I also get similar error when running sudo reconfigure postfix, which I relly need to run since outgoing e-mail is not working any more. ...
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How to install Ruby on Rails and MySql?

How to install Ruby on Rails and MySql on my Ubuntu 10.04 OS?
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How to install mysql DB while offline?

I have downloaded mysql-5.5.9-linux2.6-i686.tar.gz file. I don't know how to install it into my Ubuntu os. I don't have an internet connection, I'm posting here from browsing center. I can download ...
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Installing MySQL 5.6 using PPA

I'm trying to install MySQL 5.6 on my Ubuntu 12.04 over the already installed 5.5 the easy way (using PPAs). I've found Ondřej Surý's PPA here. It sounds promising but I couldn't upgrade my MySQL. ...
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Unable to locate package libmysql++-dev

root@avidgamers:~/warcraft/aG-HostbotRU/ghost# apt-get install libmysql++-dev Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done E: Unable to locate package ...
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My Postfix server became a spam server. How can I fix this?

I gotten a VPS recently and I wanted to host my own websites and with that, the ability to send and receive mail. I set up my mail server according to this guide: ...
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What Are Steps To Install MySQL?

To my downloads directory, I have unpacked the MySQL-server-5.6.11-2.linux_glibc2.5.i386.rpm. There is now a /usr directory with /bin, /lib, /sbin, and /share within the /usr. There is also a /etc ...
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How to remove MySQL completely with config and library files?

I tried everything till now: sudo apt-get remove mysql-server mysql-client mysql-common sudo apt-get purge mysql-server mysql-client mysql-common sudo apt-get autoremove and even more commands... ...
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jdbc 4.0 in Ubuntu 12.04

I'm developing an application using Java and MySQL. I've installed libmysql-java package as a database connector, but the installed connector implements version 3.0 of the JDBC specification. Does ...
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Is multiple mysqld processes for 1 mysql server is normal?

I'm not an server administrator, but i would like to know why on the server i have like 10 myslq instances? Is it good or bad? Does it negatively impact speed of my website? Here's screenshot: ...
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How do I check services requiring a restart (of services, not the machine) by installing updates to other packages

If I run sudo apt-get upgrade then I get shown a list of packages and if any of these are services, they may need to be restarted (which is done automatically when installing the updates). How can I ...
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Shutting down ALL services (server backup)

I am running Ubuntu server 12.04 LTS. After many trials and errors, the backup strategy I have selected resorts to using TAR (mostly because I was unable to find a tool to backup/restore dovecot ...
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Are Apache, PHP and MySQL installed by default?

Are the Apache server, PHP, and MySQL installed by default when you install Ubuntu 13.10, or should you install them separately later? Original question: Quiero saber si en la instalación de ...
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Script to enter data from mysql database into text file

I have written a script to extract the contents of a table into a textfile. this is my code #!/bin/bash mysql -uroot -ppasswd database select * from table>textfile.txt i have changed ...
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Any apt command not found [closed]

I'm trying to install various packages, such as mySQL, but whenever I try to do "sudo apt-get install mySQL" it says that the command cannot be found. I only have access to the box via SSH, so any ...
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How to install the mysql connector for C#?

I installed Wine and now I have setup Mono & .NET When I try to compile the next sentence, I get an error because I don't have the MySQL connector installed on my system. using ...
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The phpMyAdmin configuration storage is not completely configured

I typed apt-get install phpmyadmin and ran into an error saying it cannot connect to mysql (socket issue). It was normal because I forget to install mysql before, so I selected "abort" above all ...
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Apache / MySql is not running. What is wrong?

I installed lampp / xampp on my Ubuntu 12.04. After installing, Apache and MySQL were running properly. Now, they're not. Here's what I get when I try to run apache: Command: /etc/init.d/apache2 ...
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Why do the “iodbc” and “libmyodbc” packages conflict with each other? [closed]

When I install iodbc the libmyodbc package is removed, and I don't understand why. Does anyone have an explanation?
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How to get MySQL back on Ubuntu 12.04?

The upgrade to Ubuntu 12.04 delete MySQL and I need urgently to get it back. The problem is that I'm getting an error installing it, either with apt-get or aptitude: Errors were encountered while ...
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Mysqld not starting on boot?

After upgrading to Pangolin, mysqld is not starting on boot. I've looked into various other MySQL issues with the Pangolin release, and I haven't seen the same issue that other people are having ...
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mysql problem '/var/run/mysqld/mysqld.sock'

I got this error on my php script with db: Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/var/run/mysqld/mysqld.sock' (2) and on phpmyadmin: #2002 Cannot log in to the MySQL server What is ...
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Can't get MySQL workbench to work

I've installed Ubuntu 11.10 and can't seem to get MySQL workbench to work. I have tried installing both versions from the website by downloading the .deb files for ubuntu 10.04 and 11.04, but both ...
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Installing old MySQL server 4.1 on Ubuntu 11.04

how do I need to install mySQL server 4.1 on Ubuntu 11.04 server for a legacy app to run (it breaks on mySQL 5). sudo apt-get mysql-server-4.1 doesn't work - "package is missing, obsoleted or ...
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Backing up MySQL Database (Up to a month or while theres space)

I am backing up my files using deja-dup. But how do I do the same with MySQL? I see some cron scripts, but that will keep backups forever. I thought the feature of deja-dup that allows backups to be ...
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How do I configure Ruby on Rails to Always use mySQL as the default database?

How do i configure Ruby on Rails to always use mySQL as the default database? I am a newbie and i just installed Ruby on Rails and mySQL and by default ROR uses sqlite3, but when I configure the db ...
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What does mysql -u root -p mean while logging in?

I am new to using Mysql and I do not understand what does -u and -p imply?
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Where is mysqldbcompare?

The MySQL docs refer to a utility mysqldbcompare. But it doesn't seem like I have it installed, and when I type mysqldbcompare it doesn't suggest any packages (Ubuntu 12.04). Where can I find this ...
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How can I determine the available amount of disk space when using a charm?

When using juju to deploy a DB, how can I determine the available amount of disk space when using the DB charm? Suppose that I'm using EC2 (or anywhere else) to deploy a PostgreSQL/MySQL/WhateverDB ...
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How can I import multiple .sql files into MySQL?

In my folder, I have a lot of *.sql files... How via one command I can import them? For example; is something like this possible? mysql -u root -p db_development < *.sql If not, how can I ...
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ERROR 1045(28000) : Access denied for user 'root@localhost' (using password: no )

I got a problem with mysql server Actually i am not sure im tring to install queXS cati app on my ubuntu desktop i installed mysql server and php5 and when im trying mysql -u root it says "ERROR ...