The MySQL Status Check Failed When Updating the Configuration File + my.cnf
Last updated on AUGUST 05, 2016
Applies to:MySQL Server - Version: 4.0
Information in this document applies to any platform.
MySQL configuration file, the status check run by the mysql.server script failed. If the status check is done by a high availability monitor (such as Oracle Clusterware), this can result in a failover.
An example of the error returned by the MySQL service script is:
shell# service mysql status
ERROR! MySQL is running but PID file could not be found
This error happens if the MySQL configuration file is empty.
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