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Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/var/run/mysqld/mysqld.sock' (2)

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http://serverfault.com – The IP address on my server recently was changed, and after the change, i performed a restart and when it came back online MySQL stopped working. I am running Debian 6. I type mysql -u username -p and I get this message: Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/var/run/mysqld/mysqld.sock' (2) any idea what happened? How to fix it? (HowTos)