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Old 05-31-2004, 12:13 PM   #1
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MySQL and PHP: incompatible libmysqlclient library


I'm a newbie with RH9. I have uninstalled MySQL 3.x and tried to install MySQL 4.0.15. It complained about dependencies, so I ended up removing complete MySQL installation (from RH9 default installation) and mysql-php package. Then I installed MySQL 4.0.15 successfully (or at least I think so).
Next thing, I tried to re-install mysql-php (4.2.2-17, this is the default version for RH9 I have), but now it complains that ' is needed by php-mysql-...'. I checked with 'locate libmysqlclient' and apparently I have I downloaded then newer php-mysql package versions, and they all ask for, plus they seem not to be compatible ('failed dependencies...') with my base php package version.

A solution or advice would be very appreciated!

Thanks in advance,
Old 05-31-2004, 12:18 PM   #2
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Get the older version that has the .10 lib that is required. You can possibly try linking the .12 to .10 but might not always work, etc.


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