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Re: [SLUG] MySQL and AUC

This is a "broken" dependancy in the MySQL RPMs [We've hit the same thing

the easy workaround is to use rpm -i --nodeps <pkgname> which tells rpm to
ignore dependancies.

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----- Original Message -----
From: "Simon Bryan" <sbryan@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: <lias@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>; <slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Monday, November 06, 2000 1:26 PM
Subject: [SLUG] MySQL and AUC

> Hi,
> I am trying to install AUC to try on our intranet. It requires MYSql,
which in
> turn requires Perl5. When I try to install the rpm package for MySql it
> complains of a failed dependency /usr/bin/perl5.
> I did have /usr/bin/perl and /usr/bin/perl5.00503 so I created a link to
> ln perl perl5
> as the perl file was already a link to the perl5.00503 file (same file
size and
> date and same version number). I can now call perl three different ways
> logged in. They are all owned by root with rwx..x..x permissions.
> MySQL still complains.
> BTW I am using the rpm manager from within Webmin, but it has never let
> me down before. I am also trying to install the MySQL Server package.
> Any clues as to what might be wrong are appreciated.
> --
> Simon Bryan                    sbryan@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Information Technology Manager sbryan@xxxxxxxxxx
> OLMC Parramatta
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