I am having the exact same problem.Emerrill said:Yup. Just edit it and restart mysql
philaweb said:I am having the exact same problem.
But... On top of that I am also having problems editing a "my.cfg" file.
What should this file contain?
How do I save it within the /etc/ system folder?
I have tried to save it with JEdit, which is denied access to that folder.
Anyone with a solution on how I can get MySQL up and running with some sort of interface so I can import databases?
Yup... Now I've got the interface up and running.Emerrill said:You want phpMyAdmin for the interface. Just download it, unpack it, and put it in /Lib/WebServer/Docs/.
Okay... Hmm.Emerrill said:To edit the ini file, you need to use the terminal, or some gui that can run as root. From the terminal you can use 'sudo pico /etc/my.ini'
Well, no /tmp/mysql.sock file on my Mac, unfortunately.Emerrill said:I created the file, and the locate (locate .ini, locate .cnf) command indicates the file doesn't exist by default. Here is mine for example: