MySQL Daemon – Timeout, unable to stop failed

Trying to stop that instance of MySQL? Getting this message: [[email protected]~]# service mysqld stop Timeout error occurred trying to stop MySQL Daemon. Stopping mysqld: [Failed] Try adjusting your start/stop timeout values in your /etc/init.d/mysqld script OLD default values: STARTTIMEOUT=120 STOPTIMEOUT=60 NEW values: STARTTIMEOUT=240 STOPTIMEOUT=240 Now lets try stopping the MySQL instance again: [[email protected]~]# service mysqld […]