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From:geetanjali mehra Date:March 3 2014 9:12am
Subject:Re: Install mysql server using RPM
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at the command prompt
and let me know.
also post the output of
ls /var/lib

On Mon, Mar 3, 2014 at 1:53 PM, Asma rabe <asma.rabe@stripped> wrote:

> Hi all,
> I am trying installing Mysql server using RPM bundle
> rpm -i MySQL-server-5.6.16-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
> rpm -i MySQL-client-5.6.16-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
> next i would like to start the server, i followed the mysql docs:
> The server RPM places data under the /var/lib/mysql directory. The RPM also
> creates a login account for a user named mysql (if one does not exist) to
> use for running the MySQL server, and creates the appropriate entries in
> /etc/init.d/ to start the server automatically at boot time. (This means
> that if you have performed a previous installation and have made changes to
> its startup script, you may want to make a copy of the script so that you
> do not lose it when you install a newer RPM.
> when i checked /var/lib i found non for mysql,Any idea??
> Thank you very much in advance.
> Best Regards,
> Rabe

Geetanjali Mehra
Oracle DBA Corporate Trainer
Moti Nagar,New Delhi

Install mysql server using RPMAsma rabe3 Mar
  • Re: Install mysql server using RPMgeetanjali mehra3 Mar
  • Re: Install mysql server using RPMJohan De Meersman3 Mar