This page is really old and whoever made these plans is no longer around to implement these. The page is still kept for future reference.

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Analysis to try and make sure each binary or script goes in the correct package.This has been discussed to some degree in the mailing list. It has also come up on the transition bug whether these versioned packages are doing us any good.

binary

current package

proposed package

comments

mysql_config

libmysqlclient-dev

libmysqlclient-dev

Used to configure packages building against the library

mysql_config_pic

libmysqld-pic

libmysqld-pic

Copy of mysql_config. Lacks man page

innochecksum

mysql-client-5.5

mysql-server-utils-5.5

Surely should be in server package where man page is

innotop

mysql-client-5.5

innotop

660087 Should be separate package

myisam_ftdump

mysql-client-5.5

mysql-myisam-utils-5.5

Requires direct access to MyISAM files? should be server side.

mysql

mysql-client-5.5

mysql-client-core-5.5

Ubuntu placed this in a new package

mysqlcheck

mysql-client-5.5

mysql-client-core-5.5

ditto

mysqlaccess

mysql-client-5.5

mysql-client-5.5

ok

mysqladmin

mysql-client-5.5

mysql-client-5.5

ok

mysqlanalyze

mysql-client-5.5

mysql-client-5.5

softlink to mysqlcheck

mysqloptimize

mysql-client-5.5

mysql-client-5.5

ditto

mysqlcheck

mysql-client-5.5

mysql-client-5.5

ditto

mysqlbug

mysql-client-5.5

mysql-client-5.5

Deprecated program. When do we stop shipping it?

mysql_client_test

mysql-client-5.5

mysql-testsuite-core-5.5

Is this really for end-users?

mysqldump

mysql-client-5.5

mysql-client-5.5

ok

mysqldumpslow

mysql-client-5.5

mysql-server-utils-5.5

analyzes server log files. Why is it in the client package?

mysql_find_rows

mysql-client-5.5

mysql-server-utils-5.5

another log analyzer

mysql_fix_extensions

mysql-client-5.5

mysql-myisam-utils-5.5

another MyISAM utility

mysqlimport

mysql-client-5.5

mysql-client-5.5

ok

mysql_plugin

mysql-client-5.5

mysql-server-utils-5.5

surely a server side utility

mysqlreport

mysql-client-5.5

mysql-client-5.5

ok

mysqlshow

mysql-client-5.5

mysql-client-5.5

ok

mysqlslap

mysql-client-5.5

mysql-client-5.5

ok

mysql_waitpid

mysql-client-5.5

mysql-testsuite-core-5.5

Used by the test suite. Should surely belong there

msql2mysql

mysql-server-5.5

mysql-myisam-utils-5.5

511438 Could go to a mysql-myisam-utilities package

myisamchk

mysql-server-5.5

mysql-myisam-utils-5.5

ditto

myisamlog

mysql-server-5.5

mysql-myisam-utils-5.5

ditto

myisampack

mysql-server-5.5

mysql-myisam-utils-5.5

ditto

mysqlhotcopy

mysql-server-5.5

mysql-myisam-utils-5.5

ditto

mysqlbinlog

mysql-server-5.5

mysql-server-utils-5.5

ok

mysql_convert_table_format

mysql-server-5.5

mysql-client-5.5

actually this uses libdbd-mysql-perl so should really be on the client side. LOL

mysql_setpermission

mysql-server-5.5

mysql-server-utils-5.5

ditto

mysqld_multi

mysql-server-5.5

mysql-server-5.5

ok

mysqld_safe

mysql-server-5.5

mysql-server-5.5

ok

mysql_secure_installation

mysql-server-5.5

mysql-server-5.5

ok

mysqltest

mysql-server-5.5

mysql-testsuite-core-5.5

Similar comments to mysql_client_test with which it shares a man page

mysql_tzinfo_to_sql

mysql-server-5.5

mysql-server-utils-5.5

ok

mysql_zap

mysql-server-5.5

mysql-server-utils-5.5

seems a bit similar to mysql_waitpid

perror

mysql-server-5.5

mysql-server-utils-5.5

ok

replace

mysql-server-5.5

text-replace

317934 Separate package ?

resolveip

mysql-server-5.5

mysql-server-core-5.5

used in mysql_install_db

resolve_stack_dump

mysql-server-5.5

mysql-server-utils-5.5

I am tired

my_print_defaults

mysql-server-core-5.5

mysql-server-core-5.5

ok

mysql_install_db

mysql-server-core-5.5

mysql-server-core-5.5

ok

mysql_upgrade

mysql-server-core-5.5

mysql-server-core-5.5

ok

mysqld

mysql-server-core-5.5

mysql-server-core-5.5

ok