Fist of all I have the files but the old system is gone. I took the folders in /var/lib/mysql/ and gave then the permissions the mysql folder that was in there had. user mysql group root only ...
I am using MySQL v5.1 on Ubuntu machine. MySQL on my machine used to work. (Running mysql -u root gave me the MySQL command line.) This afternoon, I did the following thing: 1. check active process ...