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Re: searching for etc/my.cnf and CMAKE_INSTALL_PREFIX


Maybe someone should edit the too strong claims on

In bold at the top of the page...

MariaDB is a binary drop in replacement for MySQL

On Tue, Apr 4, 2017 at 9:58 PM, Sergei Golubchik <serg@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Hi, Mark!
> On Apr 04, Mark Callaghan wrote:
> > With upstream (5.6 and 5.7) MySQL when I use cmake
> > -DCMAKE_INSTALL_PREFIX=$X, then after I install the build, mysqld
> searches
> > in $X/etc for my.cnf. That is not true for MariaDB Server 10.2. Why can't
> > this match upstream?
> It certainly can. It just doesn't. Because we merge from 5.6 into
> MariaDB feature by feature, and nobody has requested this particular
> feature so far. At least I couldn't find it in Jira.
> Regards,
> Sergei
> Chief Architect MariaDB
> and security@xxxxxxxxxxx

Mark Callaghan

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