I have done the following:
shell> sudo apt-get install mysql-server-core-5.1 shell> sudo apt-get install mysql-client-core-5.1
Both seemed to complete fine with no errors. I have the following present:
However if I try to run this, I get the following error:
mysqld: Can't change dir to '/var/lib/mysql/' (Errcode: 2)
for the simple reason that in fact this directory does not exist. Now the correct way to start the daemon is apparently:
however this script does not seem to exist either. So has my install totally messed up, or is there a step I am missing?