Bug #38534 Uninstall fails to clenup
Submitted: 3 Aug 2008 23:58 Modified: 23 Aug 2009 22:36
Reporter: Jared S (Silver Quality Contributor) Email Updates:
Status: Closed Impact on me:
Category:Connector / NET Severity:S3 (Non-critical)
Version:5.2.2, 5.1.2, 5.0.5 OS:Windows (Any)
Assigned to: CPU Architecture:Any
Tags: qc, web.installlog

[3 Aug 2008 23:58] Jared S

MySQL Uninstaller could do a better job.  Have noticed some files not being cleaned up.

\Web Providers

How to repeat:
- Install 5.2.2
- Uninstall 5.2.2
- Check install folder
[4 Aug 2008 3:21] Valeriy Kravchuk
Thank you for a problem report. Verified just as described. 

All Connector/NET 5.x.y versions leave some files after Uninstall...
[12 Aug 2008 18:19] Bugs System
A patch for this bug has been committed. After review, it may
be pushed to the relevant source trees for release in the next
version. You can access the patch from:

[12 Aug 2008 18:20] Reggie Burnett
fixed in 5.2.3
[8 Sep 2008 11:00] Tony Bedford
An entry was added to the 5.2.3 changelog:

Connector/Net uninstaller did not clean up all installed files.
[23 Aug 2009 4:51] William Ong
How do you cleanup the things manually if you installed these versions before the patch?
[23 Aug 2009 22:36] Jared S
{Delete} key, above the arrow key on your keyboard.