MySQL Server service fails to start and hangs in '
The following error can be found in MySQL error log in '
150608 22:07:32 InnoDB: Operating system error number 32 in a file operation. InnoDB: The error means that another program is using InnoDB's files. InnoDB: This might be a backup or antivirus software or another instance InnoDB: of MySQL. Please close it to get rid of this error.
Another program was using InnoDB's files:
svchost.exe referring to
Download Process Explorer.
Stop Plesk MySQL Server and MySQL Server services
Open Process Explorer and search
mysqlstring through the processes: Find > Find Handle or DLL
Kill the process that referres to
mysql.exeor restart the server.
- Contact system administrator to determine the nature of the process (possibly, malware).