How to Upgrade MySQL Server 5.5 to 5.6 using RPM (Doc ID 2216706.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 23, 2016

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 5.5 to 5.5 [Release 5.5]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Describe how to upgrade MySQL Server 5.5.x to MySQL 5.6 using rpm, this document was created to emphasize the know issue that prevents the usual rpm upgrade command to be applied

 

 

Solution

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