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From:Bob Bowker Date:May 30 1999 8:20pm
Subject:Re: Install problem - no configure
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Hi --

(thank you, in very small type, quite sheepishly ...)


At 10:55 AM 5/30/99 , you wrote:
>At 9:07 AM -0700 5/30/1999, Bob Bowker wrote:
>>Hi --
>>With apologies up front for what is probably something really simple I'm
>>overlooking ... I'm trying to install MySQL from source (for the first time
>>- I've always used rpm before).
>>   PP200
>>   Linux RH 5.2
>>   Apache 1.3.6, PHP3.07 (both from source)
>>   mysql-3_21_33c-pc-linux-gnu-i686_tar.gz
>>The file unzips and untars fine, but in the mysql_(version) subdir, there's
>>no configure script ... nor in any subdirs under that.  Do I have a bad
>>download ...?  Or is there something basic I'm just not groking on this one?
>You're not trying to install from source, you've grabbed a precompiled
>binary distribution.  Source distributions don't have any platform
>into in the name.  You want just mysql-3.xx.yy.tar.gz, where 3.xx.yy is
>the version number.
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Install problem - no configureBob Bowker30 May
  • Re: Install problem - no configurePaul DuBois30 May
    • Re: Install problem - no configureBob Bowker31 May