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From: Joseph Drake <quickparser@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-admin@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-admin] Newbie admin - help with mysql
Date: Thu, 21 Sep 2006 20:08:49
Message-Id: 4512F0F7.3080103@gmail.com
In Reply to: RE: [gentoo-admin] Newbie admin - help with mysql by "Johnson
I think this will result in failed dependencies.

Johnson, Maurice E CTR NSWCDL-K74 wrote:
> try > > echo "dev-db/mysql" >>/etc/portage/package.mask > > > -----Original Message----- > From: Con Tassios [mailto:ct@××××××××.au] > Sent: Wednesday, September 20, 2006 23:20 > To: gentoo-admin@l.g.o > Subject: Re: [gentoo-admin] Newbie admin - help with mysql > > On Thu, 21 Sep 2006, Easy-Things Info wrote: > > >> How do I tell gentoo that I don't want - under any circumstances >> > - > >> emerge to automatically install mysql? >> I am using binaries and sources straight from mysql.com. >> >> I used -mysql in my USE in /etc/make.conf but it doesn't work >> >> If I try to emerge -p world it tells me that it will install >> > mysql > >> 4.1.x >> > > > You could try something like: > > echo "dev-db/mysql-4" >> /etc/portage/profile/package.provided > > -- > gentoo-admin@g.o mailing list >
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Re: [gentoo-admin] Newbie admin - help with mysql Brian Kroth <bpkroth@××××.edu>