Manual:Running MediaWiki on Solaris 11 / opensolaris


Installation OpenSolaris[edit]

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Start apache and mysql[edit]

look for status
# root@powerbook # svcs -a | grep mysql
  online         12:47:10 svc:/application/database/mysql:version_50
# root@powerbook # svcs -a | grep apa
  online         10:37:05 svc:/network/http:apache22
start services
# svcadm enable svc:/application/database/mysql:version_50
# svcadm enable svc:/network/http:apache22

Setup mysql[edit]

create user and grant rights to user
# root@powerbook # /usr/mysql/5.0/bin/mysql -u root --password=??????
create database wikidb;
grant index, create, select, insert, update, delete, alter, lock tables on wikidb.* to 'wikiuser'@'localhost' identified by '???passwd???';

See also[edit]