Alain Wolf wolf at
Mon Feb 12 11:31:12 UTC 2007

On 12.02.2007 11:52, * Roger Olofsson wrote:
> Dear Mailing List,
> As usual I would like to thank the replies I go to my earlier questions
> and I will try and step up and answer the ones I can.
> Now for my question,
> After a recent buildworld/portupgrade everything seems to be up to date
> except a few and among those are php5-extensions and to be more precise
> php5-mysql.
> php5-mysql and php5-extensions reports
> configure: error: mysql configure failed. Please check config.log for
> more information.
> ===>  Script "configure" failed unexpectedly.
> Please report the problem to ale at
> The requisites are met, all the following are ok:
> Requires: autoconf-2.59_2, libiconv-1.9.2_2, libxml2-2.6.27, m4-1.4.8_1,
> mysql-client-5.0.33, perl-5.8.8, php5-5.2.1, pkg-config-0.21
> autoconf reports autoconf-2.13.000227_5 as well as 2.59_2, could this be
> the problem?
> I tried make deinstall ; make install of php5 and of mysql (both client
> and server) but no luck so far.
> What can I do?
> Grateful for any answers!
> Greetings
> /Roger

I am not really sure if its the same issue, but I had the same problems
on two of my systems.
After I deinstalled and reinstalled mysql-client-5.0.33 it went fine again.
# cd /usr/ports/databases/mysql50-client/ && make deinstall && make

Hope this helps

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