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How can i install mysql client on ubuntu 10.04 ? i have already installed mysql 5.1 binary on server. i am not able to find right package for apt-get Please help.

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up vote 11 down vote accepted


apt-get install mysql-client

or alternatively

apt-get install mysql*

These worked for me when I installed it on my 11.04

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thnaks...... it worked for me with little modificaiton.sudo apt-get install mysql-client-core-5.1 – Mangesh Jogade Nov 28 '12 at 13:03
If it worked accept the answer. Thank you – DaGhostman Dimitrov Nov 28 '12 at 13:17
Please vote up the question. – Mangesh Jogade Nov 28 '12 at 13:19
That is an interesting thing... :D Probably he got blocked from asking questions :D – DaGhostman Dimitrov Jun 6 '13 at 9:13
@MangeshJogade Do not ask for rep. You will earn it as as when you deserve it. – Wildling Jun 12 '13 at 8:06

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