[Snort-users] Problems with socket

Anthony J Placilla anthony_placilla at ...12807...
Fri Apr 29 08:05:53 EDT 2005

On Fri, 2005-04-29 at 19:47 +0400, slice wrote:
> Hello, all!
> I have installed snort 2.3.2 with mysql support and also
> acid-0.9.6b23. When I clicked in browser in i have
> this error:
> Warning: Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/var/lib/mysql/mysql.sock' (13)
> in /var/www/html/adodb/drivers/adodb-mysql.inc.php on line 364
> I know that my mysql server using /tmp/mysql.sock but how i can
> reconfigure acid (and adodb) to use this socket - not
> /var/lib/mysql/mysql.sock
> thanx

You would be better off to edit /etc/my.conf to create the socket
in /var/lib/mysql/

having been bit by tmpwatch, which can delete /tmp/mysql.sock in a
whimsical & arbitrary fashion, I no longer use that.

Tony Placilla, RHCT
anthony_placilla at ...12807...


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