Please send contents of current mysqld file

Scott Webster sewebster at
Mon Mar 14 14:28:43 PDT 2011

On Mon, Mar 14, 2011 at 12:48 PM, David Gentry
<localbusinesswebsites at> wrote:
> Ryan,
> I don't trust my memory to put the files I moved back to their origins, so I uninstalled mysql5 @5.1.55_0 and mysql5-server @5.1.55_0.  Then I installed them.
> Then, following the installation directions, I ran sudo port load mysql5-server.  Then, again following the directions, I ran sudo -u _mysql mysql_install_db5 with this result:
> FATAL ERROR: Could not find mysqld
> The following directories were searched:
>    /usr/local/mysql-5.5.6-rc-osx10.6-x86_64/libexec
>    /usr/local/mysql-5.5.6-rc-osx10.6-x86_64/sbin
>    /usr/local/mysql-5.5.6-rc-osx10.6-x86_64/bin

What is the output of "which mysql_install_db5"?

I don't think the macports version would search those directories?


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