Completely remove MySQL?

David Jenkins david.jenkins at
Sun Nov 7 11:19:10 PST 2004

On Sun, 07 Nov 2004 13:05:10 -0600, W. D. <wd at> wrote:
> Hi Folks,
> How does one completely remove MySQL from FreeBSD 4.9?
> My router died, and upon replacement I switched to
> static IP addresses on my local network.  Unfortunately,
> When using phpMyAdmin to access a database, it
> tries to access the database at the old IP.
> I can easily recreate the database--as well easily
> reinstall PHP, MySQL, and phpMyAdmin--but how do I
> remove everything so that the old IP address is
> not referenced?
> By the way, where is this IP address being stored?
> Thanks mucho for any light you can shed!


Maybe I've misunderstood this, but why do you need to remove MySQL?

Are you able to access the database from the command line? Are
phpmyadmin and MySQLd all running on the same machine?


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