[wp-hackers] MySQL database issue

Mike Little wordpress at zed1.com
Tue Aug 30 13:32:08 UTC 2011

On Tue, Aug 30, 2011 at 12:16, Ian Douglas <ian at powerfoundation.org> wrote:

> As detailed in other threads, I've been facing a string of problems with a
> website. Now it seems there is database corruption. We get the following
> error numerous times:
> --basedir=/ --datadir=/var/lib/mysql --user=mysql
> --log-error=/var/lib/mysql/server.oursite.com.err
>  --pid-file=/var/lib/mysql/server.oursite.com.pid
> 1. Does anyone know what this error is?
> 2. Is there an easy fix, or do people have recommendations as to how to fix
> this?
> 2. If not, is there anyone out there capable of repairing this MySQL
> database error manually?

That's not an error message, it's (part of) the command line used to start
the mysql daemon. That fact that you don't know that, and that you assume
database corruption, coupled with your previous threads make me think you
are seriously in over your head here.

You have received lots of good and helpful advice and pointers from many
people: your responses sometimes indicate you don't understand or know what
to do with that advice. I would recommend you get some (paid) external

Mike Little

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