[CentOS] Installing & activating mysql in CentOS 5

Wed Sep 17 13:55:55 UTC 2008
Pintér Tibor <tibyke at tibyke.hu>

Andrew Allen wrote:
> I want to set up a local mysql server + client (preferably graphical, ie
> mysqlgui) so have yum installed both perl-DBI and mysql.i386, both
> apparently successfully.  However, I can't see what to do next to get
> mysqld running, as it doesn't appear in the list of services
> (in /etc/init.d/). Help appreciated please - is there any good specific
> documentation on this anywhere?  Also, what's the current opinion/advice
> on a graphical user interface for mysql please?

how about trying mysql-server?