Gentoo Archives: gentoo-admin

From: Brian Kroth <bpkroth@××××.edu>
To: gentoo-admin@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-admin] Newbie admin - help with mysql
Date: Thu, 21 Sep 2006 20:18:56
Message-Id: 4512F2F1.4090203@wisc.edu
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-admin] Newbie admin - help with mysql by Joseph Drake
Joseph Drake wrote:
> I think this will result in failed dependencies. > > Johnson, Maurice E CTR NSWCDL-K74 wrote: >> try >> >> echo "dev-db/mysql" >>/etc/portage/package.mask
Exactly, that's why /etc/portage/package.provided was created. The previous solution was correct. Namely: >> You could try something like: >> >> echo "dev-db/mysql-4" >> /etc/portage/profile/package.provided "man portage" for more more info.
>> >> >> -----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 "Jörg Vorher" <info@××××××.de>
Re: [gentoo-admin] Newbie admin - help with mysql Maurice E Johnson <maurice.e.johnson@×××××.com>
Re: [gentoo-admin] Newbie admin - help with mysql "Jörg Vorher" <info@××××××.de>