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My SQL Database error please help!


tarmetjoe
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I was running a successful (drupal) site using Mysql (I'm on Mac OS X) until I suddenly started to get the following error: "PDOException: SQLSTATE[HY000] [2002] Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/tmp/mysql.sock' (2) in db_table_exists()"

 

I don't know what this means or how to fix it, but when I visit phpmyadmin I get the following message: "#2013 - Lost connection to MySQL server at 'reading initial communication packet', system error: 61"

 

Can someone please help, I spent hours developing this site and really need to fix these errors.

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If you've tried the usual stuff like rebooting the computer and restarting the MySQL server and it still isn't working, you might want to contact a MySQL guru and see what they suggest checking. http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.0/en/irc.html

 

I'll try rebooting the computer (I'm skeptical that it will work- no offense) and this (above) is the error I get when I try to restart the MYSQL server. How would I contact a "MYSQL guru?" Thanks for replying.

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