Fedora MySQL

Fedora 16 MySQL 5.5.25a-1 Installation Error and Fix

I have faced a recurring problem these last few weeks with the installation of MySQL 5.5.25a-1 via the Remi repository on multiple machines. Below is an example of the error encountered during installation in /var/log/messages: Jul 29 01:19:13 mysqld-prepare-db-dir[749]: Initializing…

Linux OS

Linode LAMP Stack Script for Fedora 11 and CentOS 5.3

For starters, StackScripts™ provide a flexible way to customize Linode distribution templates. While browsing through the public Linode Stack Scripts for RHEL distros I noticed there was no fully automated LAMP stack script so I took the liberty of creating…