Bug #28703 "MySQL 5.1 Referenzhandbuch" database example download get 404 error
Submitted: 27 May 2007 11:27 Modified: 27 May 2007 21:25
Reporter: Simon Jolle Email Updates:
Status: Closed Impact on me:
Category:MySQL Server: Documentation Severity:S2 (Serious)
Version: OS:Any
Assigned to: Paul DuBois CPU Architecture:Any
Tags: example, menagerie, referenzhandbuch

[27 May 2007 11:27] Simon Jolle
URL: http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.1/de/database-use.html
Chapter:  MySQL 5.1 Referenzhandbuch => 3 Einf├╝hrung in MySQL: ein MySQL-Tutorial  => 3.3 Eine Datenbank erzeugen und benutzen

In this documentation (both print and online) exist two links http://www.mysql.com/Downloads/Contrib/Examples/menagerie.tar.gz and http://www.mysql.com/Downloads/Contrib/Examples/menagerie.zip who gets to a 404. Files could not be found on ftp.mysql.com

How to repeat:
# wget -nd http://www.mysql.com/Downloads/Contrib/Examples/menagerie.tar.gz
--13:26:55--  http://www.mysql.com/Downloads/Contrib/Examples/menagerie.tar.gz
           => `menagerie.tar.gz'
Resolving www.mysql.com...
Connecting to www.mysql.com||:80... connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 404 Not found
13:26:55 ERROR 404: Not found.

Suggested fix:
upload the example database to the correct location
[27 May 2007 18:35] Valeriy Kravchuk
Thank you for a bug report.
[27 May 2007 21:25] Paul DuBois
Thank you for your bug report. This issue has been addressed in the documentation. The updated documentation will appear on our website shortly, and will be included in the next release of the relevant products.

Updated German manual and several other translations.