getting xampp or phpmyadmin working with other mysql

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getting xampp or phpmyadmin working with other mysql

Postby alex905 » 31. March 2006 18:49

for a aplication i am useing (ser) it is best for ti to use a mysql db but it is set for a standard path to the mysql socket and that is dofent to the xampp one so i installed one for it worked fine. now i find that i need to make lots of changes tot the db and it gets anoying doing this through the comand line and since im on cent os i cant install the mysql administrator so i was hopeing you could tell me how to make it run with the xampp phpmyadmin i changes the socket in the to the new one and the same with the


files and i dont know what else to change cos it sti comes up with


MySQL said: Documentation
#2002 - Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/opt/lampp/var/mysql/mysql.sock' (2)

even after a restart.

so it there a file or files i have to change still. or do you know were i can download. version GLIBXX_3.4.4

for mysql adminstartor

cos i cant :P

thanks for any help you can provide
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