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[ubuntu] Mysqld does not start after innobackup and new datadir

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http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello. Running 10.04 server and mysql 5.01. I experimendted innobackup which made a one backup file of all databases. Tested restoring the database by first stopping mysql service (stop mysql), extracting the backup to a new dir (/var/lib/data), modified the /etc/mysql/my.cnf to point there and to check the mysqld.sock to point to /var/run/mysqld/mysqld.sock . Code: [client] port            = 3306 socket          = /var/run/mysqld/mysqld.sock [mysqld] datadir        = /var/lib/data however the m (Hardware)