Bug#514763: anymeal: crashes for open or new database
After installing mysql-server-5.0 it goes a bit further, but still doesn't
work; after clicking "connect" I get a messagebox with this data (again
copy+paste, with special characters at the end).
Installing MySQL system tables...
Installation of system tables failed!
Examine the logs in /home/flip/.kde/share/apps/anymeal/db/2 for more
You can try to start the mysqld daemon with:
/usr/sbin/mysqld --skip-grant &
and use the command line tool
/usr/bin/mysql to connect to the mysql
database and look at the grant tables:
shell> /usr/bin/mysql -u root mysql
mysql> show tables
Try 'mysqld --help' if you have problems with paths. Using --log
gives you a log in /home/flip/.kde/share/apps/anymeal/db/2 that may be
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Please consult the MySQL manual section: 'Problems running mysql_install_db',
and the manual section that describes problems on your OS.
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