installing packages that require a running mysqld
michael.tautschnig at zt-consulting.com
Mon Jun 13 13:41:06 CEST 2005
> On Mon, Jun 13, 2005 at 01:17:52PM +0200, Michael Tautschnig wrote:
> > > > $ROOTCMD /etc/init.d/mysql start
> > > ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
> > > wouldn't that fail (be a no-op) due to the divert of start-stop-daemon?
> > AFAIK mysql does not use start-stop-daemon -- but I might have overlooked
> > something...
> You're right (and my memory failed me again - got to get some more c0ffee)
> - so mysql is a bit different.
> Thinking a bit longer about it, it makes some sense to *not* start it
> during the installation...
Alternatively, one could run "apt-get install mtop" only, if mysqld is running,
i.e., during a softupdate. That might cause less trouble ...
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