[arch-dev-public] MySQL 5.5
pierre at archlinux.de
Wed Dec 22 01:19:48 EST 2010
On Tue, 21 Dec 2010 16:16:57 +0100, Andrea Scarpino wrote:
> Hi all,
> I am trying to update mysql to 5.5.8. It uses cmake now.
> I built and successfully installed it on my system. It seems to work, but I
> won't broke any Arch Linux system and I want to know the right procedure on
> how to proceed with this major update.
> Also, before I put the packages in [testing], I'd like if someone can take a
> look to them or try the new packages.
> PKGBUILD is here; packages are here.
> A diff between my PKGBUILD and the current one is here.
> Remember that you need to run mysql_upgrade as root after the
> installation and
> with mysql running. I added a message to post_update() for this.
>  http://dev.archlinux.org/~andrea/pkgs/mysql/PKGBUILD
>  http://dev.archlinux.org/~andrea/pkgs/mysql/
>  http://dev.archlinux.org/~andrea/pkgs/mysql/svn.diff
Is there a reason you disabled "skip-networking"? Afaik mysql will
listen on all interfaces by default then which does not seem to be a
good idea. At least restrict it to localhost.
Pierre Schmitz, https://users.archlinux.de/~pierre
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