[lug] Scripting something that relies on pwd

John Starkey jstarkey at advancecreations.com
Mon Feb 19 21:37:04 MST 2001

Mysql returns an error telling me it can't find the dir. Once I'm in the
parent dir it executes fine.

Nate Duehr wrote:

> On Mon, Feb 19, 2001 at 08:21:55PM -0700, John Starkey wrote:
> > This haas been an issue for a few weeks. I need to start mysql on boot
> > and it's only allowing me to do so from it's parent dir. I've tried
> > adding to rc.local (when it was running at boot) and adding a script in
> > the mysql parent dir. But that didn't work. Do i need to chroot when i
> > do this? If so , how do i get back out for the rest of the boot? If not.
> > Anyone know how i can do this?
> Any errors in the logs when it doesn't start?
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