How _completely_ remove/deinstall databases/mysql57-server

Polytropon freebsd at
Fri Aug 30 05:52:45 UTC 2019

On Fri, 30 Aug 2019 15:25:28 +1000, MJ wrote:
> He will also want to remove the init script (most likely
> usr/local/etc/rc.d or unlikely /etc/rc.d) and the
> mysql_server_enable="YES" in /etc/rc.conf

THe rc.d scripts are part of the port installation, so if
they aren't modified (which is usually _not_ needed), a
"make deinstall" or "pkg delete" will remove them. Custom
edits to /etc/rc.conf, as you pointed out correctly, have
to be dealt with manually.

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