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PERROR(1)						      General Commands Manual							 PERROR(1)

NAME
perror can be used to display a description for a system error code, or an MyISAM/ISAM table handler error code. The error messages are mostly system dependent.
USAGE
perror [OPTIONS] [ERRORCODE [ERRORCODE...]]
SYNOPSIS
perror [-?|--help] [-I|--info] [-s|--silent] [-v|--verbose] [-V|--version]
DESCRIPTION
-?|--help Displays this help and exits. -I|--info Synonym for the above. -s|--silent Only print the error message -v|--verbose Print error code and message (default). -V|--version Displays version information and exits.
EXAMPLE
shell> perror 64 79 Error code 64: Machine is not on the network Error code 79: Can not access a needed shared library
SEE ALSO
isamchk (1), isamlog (1), mysqlaccess (1), mysqladmin (1), mysqlbug (1), mysqld (1), mysqldump (1), mysqlshow (1), msql2mysql (1), perror (1), replace (1), safe_mysqld (1), which1 (1), zap (1),
AUTHOR
Ver 1.0, distribution 3.23.29a Michael (Monty) Widenius (monty@tcx.se), TCX Datakonsult AB (http://www.tcx.se). This software comes with no warranty. Manual page by L. (Kill-9) Pedersen (kill-9@kill-9.dk), Mercurmedia Data Model Architect / system developer (http://www.mer- curmedia.com) 19 December 2000 PERROR(1)