Fwd: Cron <root at coyote> run-parts /etc/cron.daily

Gene Heskett gene.heskett at verizon.net
Sun May 27 13:27:14 UTC 2007

Hi folks;

I've been trying to make this work, un-sucessfully so far.  I've set a 
password yadda yadda, but while I've spent an hour or more reading the 
manpages, nowhere in them did I stumble across a step by step on how to 
create, and initialize, a database called 'bugs'.

Am I going blind in my advanced years, or is this bit of seemingly vital info 
actually on the missing list?

Or better yet, since this is probably the result of an update, what package 
can I have smart remove in order to stop this daily nagging by cron?

I also have noted that since this nagging started about 10 days ago, that my 
logwatch report no longer contains a section listing kernel bugs.  Is this 

----------  Forwarded Message  ----------

Subject: Cron <root at coyote> run-parts /etc/cron.daily
Date: Sunday 27 May 2007
From: Cron Daemon <root at coyote.coyote.den>
To: root at coyote.coyote.den


Can't connect to the database.
Error: Access denied for user 'mysql'@'localhost' (using password: YES)
  Is your database installed and up and running?
  Do you have the correct username and password selected in localconfig?

Use of uninitialized value in numeric ge (>=) at ./whineatnews.pl line 38.

According to htop, there are 6 copies of mysqld sleeping up a storm...

Cheers, Gene
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