>>>>> "Sasha" == Sasha Pachev <sasha@stripped> writes:
Sasha> Verle Harrison wrote:
>> Hi folks:
>> I am using MySQL 3.22.13b running on Solaris. I am on a virtual server and I
>> own MySQL, I installed it from a binary distribution and it runs in my space.
>> I would like it to restart when ever the real server box is restarted. I
>> provided my hosting company with the startup string I use to restart MySQL. All
>> paths in the string are full paths. They tell me that they can't get it to
>> restart automatically, even though they put the line in their start up file.
>> Surely this is possible, can anyone give me a suggestion?
Sasha> Can you send us your /etc/rc.d/ stuff pertaining to mysql along with all
Sasha> the paths. There is probably something stupid they are doing, like not
Sasha> putting the correct links to the start-up in /etc/rc.d/rc3.d or
Sasha> something else of a similar nature. That's why I don't like messing with
Sasha> virutual servers, sometimes you just what to have root access and not
Sasha> have to beg some else about doing something simple.
Sasha> Sasha Pachev
You should be able to use the mysql.server script in the 'bin'
directory of your MySQL binary version!
You only have to change the path '/usr/local/mysql' to point to your
You can yourself test this by doing 'mysql.server start' and
'mysql.server stop' !
The installation should look something like this:
((/)) ls -l /etc/rc3.d/S99mysql
lrwxrwxrwx 1 root other 24 Mar 2 08:44 /etc/rc3.d/S99mysql ->
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