aspose file tools*
The moose likes Linux / UNIX and the fly likes downloading and installing mysql Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login
JavaRanch » Java Forums » Engineering » Linux / UNIX
Bookmark "downloading and installing mysql" Watch "downloading and installing mysql" New topic
Author

downloading and installing mysql

Scott Updike
Ranch Hand

Joined: Feb 16, 2006
Posts: 92
I have a basic linux server (that is not connected to the internet) that I would like to install mysql 5.0. My linux version is Debian linux (Sarge 3.1). Since this is an older version on linux, the mysql that comes packaged is 4.1. So I would like to install the binary files and install 5.0.

My issue is that my only computer that is connected to the internet is a windows machine (XP) and whenever I try and download any of the mysql .tar.gz files, it gets saved as a .tar.tar file. Whenever I try to do anything with that file (in linux) I get lots of errors. Is this a windows setting? How can I download the file correctly?
Stefan Wagner
Ranch Hand

Joined: Jun 02, 2003
Posts: 1923

curious.

You have moved it to the debian-machine?

What does the command

tell you? "gzip compressed data, from Unix" or something similar?
Did you try a


http://home.arcor.de/hirnstrom/bewerbung
 
With a little knowledge, a cast iron skillet is non-stick and lasts a lifetime.
 
subject: downloading and installing mysql