>>>>> "Herve" == Herve Leygonie <h.leygonie@stripped> writes:
Herve> I want to install mysql on a linux system and followed exactly the steps
> indicated in the "MySql Reference Manual".
Herve> The first three steps are OK:
Herve> make install
Herve> the fourth ("scripts/mysql_install_db") doesn't work.
Herve> I did all the installation whith user root, so the pb doesn't come from
Herve> this is the message after typing "scripts/mysql_install_db".
Herve> [root mysql-3.22.26a]# ./scripts/mysql_install_db
Herve> Creating db table
Herve> Creating host table
Herve> Creating user table
Herve> Creating func table
Herve> Creating tables_priv table
Herve> Creating columns_priv table
Herve> Installation of grant tables failed!
Herve> Examine the logs in /usr/local/mysql/var for more information.
Herve> You can also try to start the mysqld demon with:
Herve> /usr/local/mysql/libexec/mysqld --skip-grant &
Herve> You can use the command line tool
Herve> /usr/local/mysql/bin/mysql to connect to the mysql
Herve> database and look at the grant tables:
shell> /usr/local/mysql/bin/mysql -u root mysql
mysql> show tables
Sorry about that; I thought that this was fixed in 3.22.26 :(
From configure, remove the 'big files test':
# Big file support ? (Solaris 2.6 style)
# This may have to be commented on Relient (Siemens) unix
echo $ac_n "checking "for Sun style big file support"""... $ac_c" 1>&6
echo "configure:4890: checking "for Sun style big file support"" >&5
LFS_CFLAGS=`getconf LFS_CFLAGS 2>/dev/null`
if test $? = 0 -a "$SYSTEM_TYPE" != "sni-sysv4"
echo "$ac_t"""Found. Using C $LFS_CFLAGS LD $LFS_LDFLAGS LIB $LFS_LIBS"" 1>&6
echo "$ac_t"""No"" 1>&6
and then do: