jumper99 at gmx.de
Fri Jan 4 20:39:31 UTC 2013
Chris Rees wrote:
> On 4 Jan 2013 20:13, "Helmut Schneider" <jumper99 at gmx.de> wrote:
> > Chris Rees wrote:
> > > On 4 Jan 2013 19:06, "Helmut Schneider" <jumper99 at gmx.de> wrote:
> > > > what does USE_MYSQL=yes do, require mysql-server, or
> > > > mysql-client? If mysql-client, how can I depend on the server
> > > > (or v.v.)?
> > >
> > > Client. Using WANT_MYSQL_VER or IGNORE_MYSQL_VER will allow you
> > > to choose versions; see Mk/bsd.database.mk.
> > >
> > > Currently you can't depend on mysql-server; is there a reason you
> > > would want to?
> > Usability and simplicity for the end user.
> You haven't answered the question. Depending on the server will
> annoy your user who may prefer to use a centralised MySQL server.
> Please just depend on the client.
See my answer to Sergey, default should be off, I want the user to have
the choice to install the server or not. A service to the user I'd like
to offer, kind as I am... :)
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