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Run MySQL5 and MySQL4 together

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Joined: 06 May 2006
Posts: 16
Location: Alkmaar

PostPosted: Wed 10 May '06 15:24    Post subject: Run MySQL5 and MySQL4 together Reply with quote

Can I run MySQL4 + MySQL5 together? Becouse some of my scripts only support MySQL4 and some only MySQL5!

How can I do that?
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Joined: 15 Oct 2005
Posts: 2629
Location: Hilversum, NL, EU

PostPosted: Wed 10 May '06 18:26    Post subject: Reply with quote

Sure, install 4 and 5 in a different location, and set the mysql port different. For example set in my.ini 5 on the standard port 3306 and 4 on 3307.

Btw. In some scipts you cannot change the mysql port on which mysql is called.

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Joined: 17 Apr 2006
Posts: 179
Location: Leiderdorp, NL, EU

PostPosted: Wed 10 May '06 21:23    Post subject: Reply with quote

Sounds a little strange. Cause mysql 5 is backwards compatible with MYSQL 4. So running MySQL 5 only, should be enough.

At the other hand there are Scripts which only support the (old) MYSQL extension and not the (new) mysqli extension. But you could use them together.
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Joined: 10 May 2006
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PostPosted: Wed 10 May '06 22:37    Post subject: Reply with quote

i run them both exactly as steffen says, it's worked great for a long time
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