On my NixOS 17.09 system, I've installed
mariadb, by listing the package in my
The binaries now seem to be present, but the mariadb database service doesn't seem to be running. How can I start it?
$ sudo systemctl start mariadb Failed to start mariadb.service: Unit mariadb.service not found.
$ sudo systemctl start mysql Failed to start mysql.service: Unit mysql.service not found.
$ sudo mysqld start 2017-11-06 11:39:35 140359451949120 [Note] mysqld (mysqld 10.1.28-MariaDB) starting as process 2823 ... 2017-11-06 11:39:35 140359451949120 [Warning] Can't create test file /var/lib/mysql/nixos.lower-test mysqld: Can't change dir to '/var/lib/mysql/' (Errcode: 2 "No such file or directory") 2017-11-06 11:39:35 140359451949120 [ERROR] Aborting