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Dependency Error When Installing MySQL Using RPM: "Error: Package: MySQL-... Requires:" (Doc ID 2117849.1)

Last updated on MARCH 24, 2020

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 5.5 and later
MySQL Enterprise Backup - Version 3.12 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When trying to install a MySQL RPM on Oracle Linux 6 (OL6), Red Hat 6 (RHEL6), or CentOS 6, a dependency error similar to the following is returned by RPM:



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