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keith (Guest)
on 2007-02-18 20:39
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Hi All,

Posted this error earlier - have attached the error and the log below.
Please give me a shout if you have any ideas?


ActiveRecord::StatementInvalid in SiteController#show_page

Mysql::Error: Lost connection to MySQL server during query: SHOW FIELDS

070218 18:35:35  InnoDB: Started; log sequence number 0 56135
070218 18:35:35 [Warning] mysql.user table is not updated to new
format; Disabling new password usage until mysql_fix_privilege_tables is
070218 18:35:35 [Warning] Can't open and lock time zone table: Table
'mysql.time_zone_leap_second' doesn't exist trying to live without them
C:\INSTAN~1\MySql\bin\mysqld.exe: ready for connections.
Version: '4.1.9-max'  socket: ''  port: 3306  Source distribution
Joshua (Guest)
on 2007-02-19 21:47
Hi Keith,

no doubt - a real annoying bug.
I found two solutions on the web.

First, by 'Insane_Edna' in the rails forum:
  Copy libmysql.dll from mysql\bin to ruby\bin
  (don't know whether that works on linux / os x the same way with the
mysql lib)

I can say it worked for me (Win XP) for one project and failed on

Second, works on all platforms but it's definitly NOT best practice

Generate a mysql account with a user without password and update your
with it.
Solution 2 always worked fine but I'm not gonna use it in the production

Hope that helps for the moment. I think we're in a growing crowd of
people looking forward for a real solution. (updated mysql bindings or
whatever )

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