Using MySQL in FreeBSD

Nelson Headley nelson.keith.headley at
Mon Aug 4 17:24:00 PDT 2003

I have a binary file for an application and it is trying to use MySQL.
When the program tries to run I get and error "can't find shared program"

I loaded FreeBDS 5.0 from a CD include in the book "The Complete Reference
to FreeBSD"
by McGraw-Hill/Osborne, written by Roderick W. Smith.
I loaded the FreeBSD 4.0 files for compatibility for my application (a SIP
Server program from  The program runs fine if I do not try to use MySQL.  What do I
need to load to
add the required programs.

Keith Headley
MCI Telecommunications
Technical Trainer
Pacific South Territory

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