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From:Brandon Phelps Date:October 11 2011 2:52pm
Subject:Re: Initial install instructions for mac lion/macports
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I only use ports for a very few number of apps, such as irssi, newer versions of perl,
etc.

I was recommending the OP use the DMG installer, as it comes with everything necessary,
including startup scripts.

-Brandon

On 10/11/2011 10:05 AM, Vladislav Geller wrote:
> Hi Brandon,
>
> MacPorts is practically dead. I tihnk you will have more luck with
> http://mxcl.github.com/homebrew/
>
> I have not built mysql with it though on lion.
>
> regards,
> Vladislav
>
> On Tue, Oct 11, 2011 at 3:56 PM, Brandon Phelps<bphelps@stripped>  wrote:
>
>> Is there any reason why you are using ports and not the native 64-bit DMG
>> from mysql.com?
>>
>>
> http://www.mysql.com/**downloads/mysql/#downloads<http://www.mysql.com/downloads/mysql/#downloads>
>>
>> I run the latest version (5.5.15) on my macbook running lion and the
>> install goes without a hitch.
>>
>> Brandon
>>
>>
>> On 10/10/2011 07:34 PM, Tim Johnson wrote:
>>
>>> I familiar with mysql on linux, as of late - ubuntu.
>>> I am installing mysql on a mac mini, with the Lion - osx 10.7
>>> operating system.
>>>
>>> mysql-server was downloaded and built with macports.
>>> Following instructions included has not resulted in a successful
>>> startup.
>>> I have recorded error messages, but it may suffice if I were pointed
>>> to initial setup instructions for Mac Lion. So far, google has not
>>> edified me.
>>>
>>> TIA
>>>
>>
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Initial install instructions for mac lion/macportsTim Johnson11 Oct
  • Re: Initial install instructions for mac lion/macportsBrandon Phelps11 Oct
    • Re: Initial install instructions for mac lion/macportsVladislav Geller11 Oct
      • Re: Initial install instructions for mac lion/macportsBrandon Phelps11 Oct
  • Re: Initial install instructions for mac lion/macportsTim Johnson11 Oct
    • Re: Initial install instructions for mac lion/macportsBrandon Phelps11 Oct
      • Re: Initial install instructions for mac lion/macportsTim Johnson11 Oct