Bug #60833 Add APT and YUM repository
Submitted: 11 Apr 2011 13:29 Modified: 21 May 2014 8:42
Reporter: Daniël van Eeden Email Updates:
Status: Closed Impact on me:
Category:MySQL Server: Packaging Severity:S4 (Feature request)
Version: OS:Any
Assigned to: CPU Architecture:Any

[11 Apr 2011 13:29] Daniël van Eeden
Please create a YUM and APT repository for MySQL and optionally also for mysql-proxy, MySQL Enterprise Edition, MySQL Enterprise Backup, MySQL Workbench and MySQ Enterprise Monitor.


This can make it easier to install MySQL and to keep it up2date (which can be needed for security).

How to repeat:
See Description

Suggested fix:
Add RPM/YUM Repository or add it to the repositories below.

http://pkg.oracle.com/ (Solaris 11)
[11 Apr 2011 13:30] Daniël van Eeden
See also: http://daniel-database.blogspot.com/2011/04/mysql-and-packaging.html
[11 Apr 2011 13:37] Valeriy Kravchuk
Thank you for the feature request.
[29 Oct 2013 5:52] Daniël van Eeden
This is partly fixed now: http://insidemysql.com/announcing-new-yum-repositories-for-mysql/
[29 Oct 2013 8:07] Yngve Svendsen
Yum repository is now live at repo.mysql.com, with docs at

Time will show if/how/when we resolve the second part (apt repo).
[21 May 2014 5:23] Daniël van Eeden
I think this one can be closed based on 
[21 May 2014 8:42] Yngve Svendsen
Thanks for the comment, Daniël. Yes, this can indeed be closed now :-)
[1 Dec 2016 13:47] Terje Røsten
Posted by developer:
Apt and YUM repos for MySQL projects available.