MySQL Error

Linode Staff

Getting this error when trying to access our site.

Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/var/run/mysqld/mysqld.sock' (2) (Mysql2::Error)

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This error usually means that the server does not have enough space to allocate for the MySQL process.

You can check the disk space by running the command below.

df -h

To resize your disk, please see the instructions here

To resize your plan, please see the instructions here


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