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Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/var/lib/mysql/mysql.sock' (11)
Posted by: Stephan Craft ()
Date: July 15, 2008 10:04PM

I use mysql 3.5 years and recently I have a very frustration problem!
Here’s what I get from time to time:
SQL error: Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/var/lib/mysql/mysql.sock' (11)
SQL error code:
Date: Monday 14th of July 2008 10:06:25 PM

I try to increase - max_connections=1000, but nothing…
In /etc/my.cnf file mysql.sock direction is right.


someone write that it can be because of the localhost, so I try this

but still this error appears((

I notice another thing, when my DB size was over 2GB, I start to get this error… maybe this is a coincident I don’t know.

this is mysql status:
mysql Ver 14.7 Distrib 4.1.22, for unknown-linux-gnu (x86_64) using readline 4.3

Connection id: 808144
Current database: sadmin_fou
Current user: sadmin_fou@localhost
SSL: Not in use
Current pager: stdout
Using outfile: ''
Using delimiter: ;
Server version: 4.1.22-standard
Protocol version: 10
Connection: Localhost via UNIX socket
Server characterset: latin1
Db characterset: latin1
Client characterset: latin1
Conn. characterset: latin1
UNIX socket: /var/lib/mysql/mysql.sock
Uptime: 5 hours 45 min 22 sec

PHP 4.4.8 (cli) (built: Feb 16 2008 12:49:24)
Copyright (c) 1997-2008 The PHP Group
Zend Engine v1.3.0, Copyright (c) 1998-2004 Zend Technologies
with eAccelerator v0.9.5.2, Copyright (c) 2004-2006 eAccelerator, by eAccelerator
with Zend Extension Manager v1.2.0, Copyright (c) 2003-2006, by Zend Technologies
with Zend Optimizer v3.2.8, Copyright (c) 1998-2007, by Zend Technologies

Please help me solve this problem.


Edited 3 time(s). Last edit at 07/15/2008 10:19PM by Stephan Craft.

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Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/var/lib/mysql/mysql.sock' (11) 13903 Stephan Craft 07/15/2008 10:04PM
Re: Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket + cannot find socket file 4564 Russel Pryor 07/17/2008 05:43PM

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