MySQL not restarted after portupgrade

Yuri Pankov yuri.pankov at
Sun Nov 2 22:47:03 PST 2008

On Mon, Nov 03, 2008 at 12:52:53AM -0500, Andrew Berry wrote:
> Hi,
> For some reason, after running portupgrade databases/mysql51-server,  
> MySQL is brought down, but not restarted. It's not a huge issue, as I  
> just have to remember to run the rc.d script after upgrading, but I was 
> wondering if anyone else had seen this? portupgrade seems to work fine 
> with other daemons such as Apache and Courier IMAP.
> Thanks,
> --Andrew

Apache and Courier IMAP are just not stopped during deinstall stage
(IIRC). You can use AFTERINSTALL in /usr/local/etc/pkgtools.conf to
start MySQL after upgrade.


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