Sorry for the late reply; I have been traveling and couldn't connect
to the Internet during that time :(
>>>>> "Ken" == Ken Menzel <kenm@stripped> writes:
Ken> With MySQL 4.0 are we not supposed to be using mysqld_safe? Should'nt
Ken> references in the manual be modified from safe_mysqld to mysqld_safe?
Ken> And possibly a note added to this effect? I could make this change if
Ken> you like. Also I am getting ready to update references to freebsd.
Yes, on is supposed to use mysqld_safe on MySQL 4.0.
We have been a bit reluctant to update the manual, as most of our
users are still using 3.23 and could easily be confused by this.
I think we should wait until 4.0 goes into beta before doing the update.
Ken> Not being familiar with bitkeeper I assume I use:
Ken> bk send -d manual.texi
Ken> after I make the changes and someone will be able to review this? I
Ken> am using vi to edit the texi file unless someone is willing to give me
Ken> a quick crash course on what tools I should be using (I normally work
Ken> in command line but have X available).
yes, this is ok.
Ken> I believe manual changes would apply to the internals list. If not
Ken> please let me know and I will respond/move this thread to the
Ken> appropriate list!
It's ok to use the internals list for this.