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mysql 5 in debian sarge (stable ) howto

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I needed to run mysql5 on another port on my server
with already 2 mysql servers (3.x and 4.x) on it
and for this i had to do following steps


tar -zxvf mysql-5.0.18.tar.gz

cd mysql-5.0.18

sudo ./configure --prefix=/opt/mysql-5.0.18 --localstatedir=/opt/mysql-5.0.18 --with-innodb --without-debug --with-tcp-port=3308 --with-mysqld-user=mysql --with-unix-socket-path=/tmp/mysql-5.0.18.sock

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