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Can’t connect to local MySQL server through socket ‘/var/run/mysqld/mysqld.sock’

I know I have MySQL installed and running, but I don't know where to look to find the MySQL socket on Snow Leopard. Where is it located?

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marked as duplicate by Diago Jan 30 '10 at 19:00

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Please don't post multiple quesiton. Edit your existing quesiton with this information. They are both related to the same problem. –  Diago Jan 30 '10 at 19:01
Yes they are related, but they are completely different questions. I would have been able to solve the first question on my own, had I known the location of the MySQL socket on Snow Leopard. I am voting to reopen this question so that it may help others who may be asking the same question. –  Andrew Jan 30 '10 at 19:14

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Check /tmp/mysql.sock.

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there it is, thanks! –  Andrew Jan 30 '10 at 19:02

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