MySQL database server (metapackage depending on the latest version)

This is an empty package that depends on the current "best" version of mysql-server (currently mysql-server-5.1), as determined by the MySQL maintainers. Install this package if in doubt about which MySQL version you need. That will install the version recommended by the package maintainers. . MySQL is a fast, stable and true multi-user, multi-threaded SQL database server. SQL (Structured Query Language) is the most popular database query language in the world. The main goals of MySQL are speed, robustness and ease of use.
  • Version: 5.1.49-1ubuntu8
  • Architecture: all
  • Homepage:
  • Download: pool/main/m/mysql-5.1/mysql-server_5.1.49-1ubuntu8_all.deb
  • Maintainer: Ubuntu Developers <>
  • Origin: Ubuntu
  • Priority: optional
  • Section: misc
  • Md5sum: 576098ea76671c1120d39e30b56bc6a6
  • Sha1: 25eeb2810e44340d221bbbe7c0a57b4f2941252f
  • Sha256: d10eaef0d2f8b7e45246c8c49518e9cbedf8d79326dd13bf183b2d0a34230508
  • Installed Size: 92
  • Size: 60248
  • Source: mysql-5.1
  • Supported: 18m
  • Task: lamp-server, mythbuntu-backend-master, mythbuntu-backend-master, mythbuntu-backend-slave, mythbuntu-desktop, mythbuntu-frontend
  • Bugs:
  • Ubuntu: mysql-server


  • /usr/share/doc/mysql-server/changelog.Debian.gz
  • /usr/share/doc/mysql-server/copyright