Dependency Problems While Installing MySQL Enterprise RPM Packages
(Doc ID 1420514.1)
Last updated on OCTOBER 11, 2016
MySQL Server - Version 5.0 to 5.5 [Release 5.0 to 5.5]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
When installing MySQL RPM packages, you may encounter dependency errors such as the following while trying to remove existing packages provided by a Linux distribution.
error: Failed dependencies:
libmysqlclient.so.16()(64bit) is needed by (installed) postfix-2:2.6.6-2.1.el6_0.x86_64
libmysqlclient.so.16(libmysqlclient_16)(64bit) is needed by (installed) postfix-2:2.6.6-2.1.el6_0.x86_64
libmysqlclient_r.so.16()(64bit) is needed by (installed) qt-mysql-1:4.6.2-17.el6.x86_64
libmysqlclient_r.so.16(libmysqlclient_16)(64bit) is needed by (installed) qt-mysql-1:4.6.2-17.el6.x86_64
mysql-libs is needed by (installed) postfix-2:2.6.6-2.1.el6_0.x86_64
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