Subject: Re: MySQL silently fails to start
To: Eric Haszlakiewicz <>
From: Brett Lymn <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/01/2007 21:47:45
On Mon, Apr 30, 2007 at 12:30:52PM -0500, Eric Haszlakiewicz wrote:
> yeah, you probably need to update your libpthread.  It sucks that there's
> no backwards compatibility, but I guess doing so would have been very
> difficult.  :(

Best to be safe and update the entire system - anything linked against
pthread will fail (named for instance).  I did the update from an old
3.99 version -current to -current as of a few days ago and faced the
same problems.  Mysql works fine if you build it on an updated

Brett Lymn