mysql-client-5.5.10 fails to install properly, breaking all dependant ports

Steven Hartland killing at
Sun Mar 20 20:31:37 UTC 2011

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Patrick Powell" <papowell at>
> Try running mysql_update and mysql_install_db.  The last version of 
> these died with error messages indicating they could not find 
> executables.   The problem appeared to be that the scripts were 
> generated with either null paths for the executable directories or the 
> path was ./xxxx (./data was one).   I suspect that the original script 
> values did not
> have entries for the paths.

I just updated here and no problems with mysql_upgrade there is
no mysql_update, I assume that was just a typo?


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