Posts Tagged ‘mysql’

Don’t run MySQL 5.5 on OSX

So while setting up a Rails2 development environment with RVM for one of my clients on my new Mac, I came across the infamous uninitialized constant MysqlCompat::MysqlRes error. Typically this is because the mysql gem isn’t compiled with the right archflags, but of course that wasn’t the case. After messing with it for a bit, [...]

ubuntu lucid, apparmor, and mysql

I had to move the mysql datadir on my ec2 instance to a different EBS volume. After I move it over, and change the datadir setting in /etc/mysql/my.cnf, I kept getting errno 13 when I started mysql, the error in /var/log/mysql/error.log looks like this: errono 13 typically means your datadir permissions are messed up, but [...]