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Old 01-13-2004, 10:09 AM   #1
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mySQL problem


I installed mySQL 3.23.54a-11 from the RH9.0 CDs and would like to install a more recent version of MySQL (3.23.58-1).

However when I install the downloaded files using:

rpm -U MySQL* it gives the following error:

file /usr/bin/safe_mysqld from install of MySQL-3.23.58-1 conflicts with file from package mysql-server-3.23.54a-11
file /usr/bin/mysqladmin from install of MySQL-3.23.58-1 conflicts with file from package mysql-server-3.23.54a-11

I decided to uninstall the first version first by doing:
rpm -e MySQL

but after that it still gives the same problems.

Any idea how I can continue installing this new version?

Thanks in advance,
 
Old 01-13-2004, 10:56 AM   #2
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by running "rpm -e MySQL" you are not going to install anything. the package is clearly called "mysql-server" not "MySQL"
 
  


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