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Re: Windows installer MWL#55 finished.
I think that the .zip package had PBXT enabled as default. Can I enable it
somehow with this build? PBXT is actually *THE REASON* why MariaDB is
interesting for me.
On Fri, Feb 4, 2011 at 16:51, Vladislav Vaintroub <wlad@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>wrote:
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: kahzoo@xxxxxxxxx [mailto:kahzoo@xxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Kazuhisa
> > Sent: Freitag, 4. Februar 2011 03:17
> > To: Vladislav Vaintroub
> > Cc: maria-developers@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > Subject: Re: [Maria-developers] Windows installer MWL#55 finished.
> > Hello Vladislav,
> Hello Kazuhisa,
> > First of all, thanks for all the information on "MSI v.s. NSIS" issues.
> > > On a bright side, this is a valid bug that was simple to fix forcing
> per-machine install, so installer does not need to guess. I
> > > did that and refreshed the MSI on the download page.
> > I confirmed the fix with the same machine/user with which I had the
> > original problem. Thanks.
> > However, I'm afraid I hit a new one. If I have MariaDB 5.1.53
> > installed (by the 5.1 installer) on the same machine, the new
> > installer doesn't allow me to install 5.2.5 saying:
> > "Previous version of MariaDB was found, that used incompatible
> > installer. Please remove "MariaDB 5.1.53" before you proceed with this
> > installation."
> Ok, valid bug. Thanks for reporting.
> There will *still* be this message if you're trying to install 5.2.5 msi
> with existing 5.2.(<5) NSIS . For me personally ,main reason NOT to
> offer 5.2.4=>5.2.5 autoupgrade is the fact that MariaDBs NSIS was not
> designed to run in silent mode, its popups "Directory not deleted" during
> upgrade would only alienate users .
> > I think this is not an intended behavior, because this kills the big
> > benefit (of your new installer) of automatically upgrading older
> > MariaDB instance.
> The upgrade is not always automatic, sometimes it is semiautomatic
> (supported by the UI tool launched at the end of installation). Did you
> look in the WL on how upgrades are handled? Here is link just in case
> http://askmonty.org/worklog/Server-Sprint/?tid=55 . Feedback on it is
> I have fixed 5.2.5 over 5.1 NSIS installation ,the update is on usual
> Thanks for your efforts,
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