Subject: Re: A few questions about packages (PHP, Mysql)
To: Adam Kranzel <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 09/28/2002 09:49:49
On Sat, 28 Sep 2002, Adam Kranzel wrote:

> What is the proper way to start Mysql at system startup?  There's a
> script supplied with Mysql, but it is designed (as far as I can tell)
> for an SVR4 system, and I have no idea if it would work properly on
> NetBSD.

I see an example at

Also, I think that the share/mysql/mysql.server script (from
mysql-client package) can be used too by copying into place.

(I see that postgresql-server comes with a rc.d/pgsql script in place; I
am not sure why mysql-server doesn't come with it.)

   Jeremy C. Reed