LinuxQuestions.org
Latest LQ Deal: Latest LQ Deals
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Fedora > Fedora - Installation
User Name
Password
Fedora - Installation This forum is for the discussion of installation issues with Fedora.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 08-04-2004, 11:17 PM   #1
physics
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Aug 2004
Posts: 1

Rep: Reputation: 0
Upgrade from RH9 to FC1 with yum killed mysqld


Hi,

I upgraded from RedHat 9 to Fedora Core 1 using yum.
After the upgrade, to my suprise, /etc/init.d/mysqld was missing. It was there before because I was running mysqld daily.
So tried
yum install mysql
But it says mysql is already installed and is the most recent version.
The mysql version I had before upgrading was installed from source .tar.gz and was version 4.0.16
I have even tried re-installing from source but it isn't working properly.
Tried copying a mysqld to go in /etc/init.d/mysqld from another machine (running redhat) into my /etc/init.d but doesn't work right (not suprisingly)

Any advice?
Could someone post the mysqld file they have in their Fedora Core 1 distro here?

Thanks!
 
Old 09-03-2004, 09:52 PM   #2
rmount
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Oct 2003
Distribution: CentOS
Posts: 22

Rep: Reputation: 15
I had the same trouble. Fedora Core 2. Restoring a crashed RH 7.2. Used yum to install MySQL but could not get mysqld to start (file wasn't there). I messed with it for a few hours, even used the RPMs on the MySQL site (worked fine). I wanted a yum updateable version, so i googled and found your post

Anyway, more messing led me to find what a n00b i am (and i'm pointing my finger at you too!). Try this one:

yum -y install mysql-server

service mysqld start
"OK"

d'oh! Needed the other package... You'd think that would fall under the realm of "dependency" for the "mysql" package.
 
  


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
I Killed Yum. Wheat_Thins Linux - Newbie 4 03-02-2006 01:13 PM
yum upgrade FC1 to FC2 new kernel will not boot Kelean Fedora 1 10-27-2005 11:05 PM
Upgrade problems rh9 to FC1 jdoe9898 Red Hat 1 09-14-2005 07:01 PM
yum upgrade from rh9 to fc3 nyk Linux - Software 5 01-21-2005 03:35 PM
upgrade to rh9 killed kde wx_jason Red Hat 0 02-08-2004 03:25 PM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Fedora > Fedora - Installation

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:32 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
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration