about MySQL install

Minnesota Slinky mnslinky at gmail.com
Sun Mar 18 14:45:23 UTC 2007

On Mar 18, 2007, at 8:21 AM, Frank wrote:

> Stop in /usr/home/frank/mysql-5.0.33.
> P.S I'm a new, so i don't know how to solve this problem hope you  
> can solve for me easily.
>> From Frank


Install MySQL from Ports - it'll save you a lot of headache.

su root
cd /usr/ports/databases/mysql51-server
make install clean

Edit /etc/rc.conf to add:

/usr/local/etc/rc.d/mysql-server.sh start

Should be good to go after that!
Eric F Crist
Secure Computing Networks

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