Rails 2.3.3 / MySql 5.1.37 / Ruby 1.8.6 - Migration issue

while running db:migrate, i got the following error in Vista

Mysql::Error: query: not connected: CREATE TABLE schema_migrations
varchar(255) NOT NULL) ENGINE=InnoDB

rails 2.3.3
ruby 1.8.6 (2008-08-11 patchlevel 287) [i386-mswin32]
Server version: 5.1.37-community MySQL Community Server (GPL)

the following posts resolved the issue.

It worked!! Spent some hours trying to figure this one out.
Thanks a lot!