LinuxQuestions.org
Latest LQ Deal: Linux Power User Bundle
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 07-04-2003, 08:09 PM   #1
infamous41md
Member
 
Registered: Mar 2003
Posts: 804

Rep: Reputation: 30
problems installing mysql


im on redhat 8, trying to install the rpms for mysql. i get this error:
error: Failed dependencies:
perl-DBI is needed by mysql-3.23.52-3
perl-DBD-MySQL is needed by mysql-3.23.52-3
perl(CGI) is needed by mysql-3.23.52-3
perl(DBI) is needed by mysql-3.23.52-3

so i install the DBI module from CPAN. I already have perl(cgi) installed b/c i just did that a few weeks ago so i could run CGI scripts on Apache. So even tho i have perl-DBI and perl(CGI) installed it seems to think i dont. Also when i try to install perl-DBD-MySQL
error: Failed dependencies:
perl-DBI is needed by perl-DBD-MySQL-2.1017-3
perl(DBI) is needed by perl-DBD-MySQL-2.1017-3

-somehow even tho i installed perl-DBI it isnt recognized, anyone know y or what im doing wrong?
 
Old 07-05-2003, 12:18 PM   #2
david_ross
Moderator
 
Registered: Mar 2003
Location: Scotland
Distribution: Slackware, RedHat, Debian
Posts: 12,047

Rep: Reputation: 66
Try installing:
ftp://fr.rpmfind.net/linux/redhat/8.....30-1.i386.rpm
 
Old 07-05-2003, 08:14 PM   #3
infamous41md
Member
 
Registered: Mar 2003
Posts: 804

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 30
ok, thanks im one step closer.

Last edited by infamous41md; 07-05-2003 at 08:27 PM.
 
Old 07-07-2003, 07:58 PM   #4
infamous41md
Member
 
Registered: Mar 2003
Posts: 804

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 30
i have installed it, but i whenever i start it up to test this happens:
<oo7:Mon Jul 07> sudo safe_mysqld --user=mysql &
[1] 8394
<oo7:Mon Jul 07> Starting mysqld daemon with databases from /var/lib/mysql
030707 20:57:10 mysqld ended

so i look at the logfile, and i see this:
Quote:
030707 21:28:19 mysqld started
Cannot initialize InnoDB as 'innodb_data_file_path' is not set.
If you do not want to use transactional InnoDB tables, add a line
skip-innodb
to the [mysqld] section of init parameters in your my.cnf
or my.ini. If you want to use InnoDB tables, add to the [mysqld]
section, for example,
innodb_data_file_path = ibdata1:10M:autoextend
But to get good performance you should adjust for your hardware
the InnoDB startup options listed in section 2 at
http://www.innodb.com/ibman.html
030707 21:28:19 /usr/libexec/mysqld: Can't find file: './mysql/host.frm' (errno: 13)
030707 21:28:19 mysqld ended
i found host.frm, it is located elsewhere, so i copied it into the /usr/libexec/ directory hoping that would help, but it didnt. any ideas?

Last edited by infamous41md; 07-07-2003 at 08:29 PM.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Problems with MySQL when installing phpBB dranobob Linux - Newbie 2 09-06-2005 09:11 AM
problems in installing php with mysql krunal Linux - Newbie 3 08-18-2005 08:38 AM
Problems installing MySql & PHP from rpms? Nelsond Fedora 3 08-12-2005 11:09 AM
problems installing mysql J0sep Red Hat 1 05-05-2004 09:21 PM
problems installing mysql binaries ffenics2002 Linux - Software 1 03-04-2004 06:49 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:31 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration