[mythtv] Initial install...
22 Dec 2002 18:37:16 -0600
On Sun, 2002-12-22 at 18:27, Kent Loobey wrote:
> On Sunday 22 December 2002 01:13 pm, you wrote:
> > On Sun, Dec 22, 2002 at 12:59:40PM -0800, Kent Loobey wrote:
> > > After a couple of false starts I finally got to the following messages:
> > What false starts? Did you forget to follow the instructions in the
> > Prerequisites section?
> I read the Prerequisites section many times and then *very* carefully did
> each step. However, Linux folk always brag about, unlike Windows, the fact
> that they don't need to reboot during installs. So I didn't. So when I got
> to the step of installing mythtv it didn't find that MySQL was running.
> I suppose most users know what they are doing. In this case I have never
> used MySQL before and have never used the DEBCONF_PRIORITY feature of apt_get.
You forgot to start mysqld.
as root: service mysqld start
Then, as stated, no reboot is needed.