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Unable to Start Up "ovmm_mysql" Service (Doc ID 2263089.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.2.10 and later
Linux x86-64


You cannot start up ovmm_mysql service:

[root@manager-server~]# service ovmm_mysql status
ERROR! MySQL is not running, but lock file (/var/lock/subsys/ovmm_mysql) exists
[root@manager-server ~]#

[root@manager-server~]# service ovmm_mysql restart
ERROR! MySQL server PID file could not be found!
Starting OVMM MySQL... ERROR! The server quit without updating PID file (/u01/app/oracle/mysql/data/



And there is nothing about this failure in  /u01/app/oracle/mysql/data/mysqld.err




Restored mysql data directory or some files under /u01 with incorrect permission.


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