I had manually installed mysql server (for Kodi) via apt-get.
All was seemed fine (my Db was working via Kodi and life was good).
I had installed MySQL Plugin AS WELL (I cannot remember why) but all seemed to be working fine.
Today, I needed to unmount one drive so began taking the various services offline including mySQL plugin.
And now the mysql server want start.
I uninstalled everything using:
Then, Installed the OMV mysql plugin. Installed went fine.
But, when I change the plugin settings via the GUI (to change the bind address to OMV's IP address for example) and save & apply, I get an error:
And the server just does not start.
If I try to manually start it via command line, I get:
What is wrong and what can I do to resolve ?
Some how, OMV plugin GUI for MySQL is out of sync with what mysql is actually doing.
I just checked the processes related to mysql:
Now, if I KILL the mysqld process 17759, then go back to the OMV GUI, I can apply then changes and it starts the sql server.
If I check the status of mysql, I get an error:
Not sure if that's the problem ?