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Dependency Problems While Installing MySQL Enterprise RPM Packages (Doc ID 1420514.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 27, 2020

Applies to:

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: is needed by (installed) postfix-2:2.6.6-2.1.el6_0.x86_64 is needed by (installed) postfix-2:2.6.6-2.1.el6_0.x86_64 is needed by (installed) qt-mysql-1:4.6.2-17.el6.x86_64 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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