Solved

In workbench: manage connection error to local socket/pipe

Posted on 2010-08-26
3
535 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-10
in workbench trying to connect "local socket/pipe"
but I keep getting error "Can't open named pipe to host" ?

I plan on using mysql the same as access with no remote connection.

Thanks'
fordraiders
 
0
Comment
Question by:fordraiders
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 2

Accepted Solution

by:
proglot earned 500 total points
ID: 33540004
on which platform you run it?
did you checked that path to local socket the same in mysqld and in workbench config?
0
 
LVL 3

Author Comment

by:fordraiders
ID: 33541467
windows xp pro...
This is all new to me...so I will get back...
0
 
LVL 3

Author Comment

by:fordraiders
ID: 33541472
"did you checked that path to local socket the same in mysqld and in workbench config?"
AND how is this checked..?
0

Featured Post

What is SQL Server and how does it work?

The purpose of this paper is to provide you background on SQL Server. It’s your self-study guide for learning fundamentals. It includes both the history of SQL and its technical basics. Concepts and definitions will form the solid foundation of your future DBA expertise.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Introduction In this installment of my SQL tidbits, I will be looking at parsing Extensible Markup Language (XML) directly passed as string parameters to MySQL 5.1.5 or higher. These would be instances where LOAD_FILE (http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refm…
Popularity Can Be Measured Sometimes we deal with questions of popularity, and we need a way to collect opinions from our clients.  This article shows a simple teaching example of how we might elect a favorite color by letting our clients vote for …
This Micro Tutorial demonstrates using Microsoft Excel pivot tables, how to reverse engineer competitors' marketing strategies through backlinks.
Established in 1997, Technology Architects has become one of the most reputable technology solutions companies in the country. TA have been providing businesses with cost effective state-of-the-art solutions and unparalleled service that is designed…

786 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question