Error with mysql configuration.
abidghufran at hotmail.com
Fri Mar 16 12:03:23 PST 2001
I am trying to setup a web based email setup on RedHat Linux 7 platform. I
am using Horde 2.2, Imp 1.2, Php 4, Apache 1.3 alongwith the following rpms
required for the MySql setup: (I am running the entire setup on my single
host for test purposes)
Although the required version was 3.23.24 for mysql and mysql-server, these
are not available at all the three ftp sites within my reach and mentioned
in the "horde-latest.README": (ftp.horde.org, ftp.sunsite.org.net and
Now the problem is as follows:
When i try to check the test.php3 i get the following status of the
installed modules (alongwith other information):
IMAP Support: Yes.
LDAP Support: No.
MySql Support: Yes.
PostgreSQL Support: No.
(I have not yet configured LDAP and PostgreSQL.)
But when i access "Click here to test PHPLIB for Horde" link i get this
Warning: Cant connect to local MySql server through socket
'/var/lib/mysql/mysql.sock' (111) in /var/www/horde-phplib/db_mysql.inc on
I checked this code (at line 73) and found mysql_pconnect() thus i assume
(on the basis of my limited knowledge) that the problem might be with the
database server connection. The mysql.sock file exists. MySql server is
running. I have also checked the error log file and there i found nothing
except the usual start/stop entires. But I am unable to trace the update and
binary log files.
Imp: I have yet to configure the Imp setup through the setup.php3 file at my
I have all the db tables for the horde-phplib and imp (thru the
I have intentionally put this much detail in this mail to give u a hint of
All kind of thoughts are appreciated and anticapted.
I am grateful to you for your concern and time.
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