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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…