[LON-CAPA-admin] mysql and update

Ray Batchelor batchelo at sfu.ca
Sat Aug 21 19:17:59 EDT 2004

I've just updated our servers here but have NOT restarted mysqld.

How would I know if I needed to restart that?

I see the warning Mark mentions but it only says 
'It may be neccessary to restart MySQL at this time.'

For now I am going to not do that until I learn more...


On Saturday 21 August 2004 04:03, lucasm at ohiou.edu wrote:
> Hi,
> I've just updated to and have hit something that caused grief
> on earlier updates.
> I UPDATED oucapa2. I restarted mysqld as suggested at the bottom of the
> script.
> I stop and then start loncontrol. lonsql:
> lonsql     Cannot connect to database!
>  Cannot connect to database!
>  failed
> I then stop and start httpd as part of the normal cycle.
> I got two emails complaining about not being able to attach to the
> database.
> I restart mysqld (remembering advice from Matthew a few weeks back).
> It turns out mysqld was not running.
> Now mysqld is running again. I stop loncontrol (lonsql was not running).
> I start loncontrol and all is happy.
> Is anyone else seeing this? (I'm running RH7.3 still) Has this already
> been noted in bug reports?
> Later,
> Mark
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Raymond J. Batchelor PhD
Department of Chemistry
Simon Fraser University
V5A 1S6

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