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Shantanoo Mahajan shantanoo at
Sun Nov 25 12:45:09 PST 2007

On 26-Nov-07, at 1:23 AM, Paul Schmehl wrote:

> --On November 23, 2007 9:04:01 PM -0800 jekillen  
> <jekillen at> wrote:
>> Hello:
>> Is this the way to start mysqld in rc.conf?
>> mysqld_enable="YES"
> Most ports that have daemons will have startup scripts in /usr/ 
> local/etc/rc.d/.  Most of those scripts will include comments about  
> what switches are required in /etc/rc.conf to start the daemon.   
> Look there first for instructions.
> If you look at the mysqld startup script in /usr/local/etc/rc.d,  
> you will notice that it says use msyqld_enable="YES" in /etc/rc.conf.

I do not have freebsd machine around to verify, but iirc, its  
and not 'mysqld_enable'.


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