Any person with half a brain would see from the error messages below that the MySQL server is not operating optimally, or more specifically the MySQL upgrade has not completely successfully and let users can go happily use the website. It amazing me when web hosting providers tell their paying client that an upgrade has been performed yet they did not have the intelligence to actually look at the error log for confirmation. Got a mysql> prompt, it’s all good. One of the first things I check is the error log.
When will people learn the MySQL error log is a valuable resource both for what it contains, and what it should not contain.
120426 17:36:00 [Note] /usr/libexec/mysqld: Shutdown complete 120426 17:36:00 mysqld_safe mysqld from pid file /var/run/mysqld/mysqld.pid ended 120426 17:36:00 mysqld_safe Starting mysqld daemon with[Read more...]