[arch-general] Question about mariadb replacing mysql
an.nguyen.foss at gmail.com
Wed Mar 27 00:05:12 EDT 2013
On Tue, Mar 26, 2013 at 8:50 PM, Mike Cloaked <mike.cloaked at gmail.com> wrote:
> With the move to mariadb I have the following situation:
> I am not explicitely running mysqld so checking the status with systemctl
> shows it is inactive.
> However I am running KDE as my desktop.
> After doing the suggested install after ensuring that mysqld is stopped:
> pacman -S mariadb libmariadbclient mariadb-clients
> and accepting the install of these packages with removal of mysql
> equivalents, I then find that there is a private instance of mysql running
> by the KDE desktop:
> ps -eaf | egrep mysql
> mike 660 657 0 Mar23 ? 00:00:42 /usr/bin/mysqld
> mike 9747 761 0 13:39 pts/3 00:00:00 egrep mysql
> So does any expert know whether a mysql_upgrade is necessary for KDE and if
> so how does one go about doing that upgrade?
Akonadi is using MySQL. You can disable Akonadi (personally I found it useless).
$ nano .config/akonadi/akonadiserverrc
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